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Mary E Calnon Murphy

Potsdam, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA
Death Nov 1969 (aged 86)
Burial Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 101028069 · View Source
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Mrs. Mary E. Calnon Murphy, 86, of 312 W. Woodruff St., widow of J. Frank Murphy and a resident of Watertown since early life, died at 7:20 this morning in the Mercy Hospital, where she had been a patient since Oct 28.
The funeral will be Monday morning at 8:30 from the Cummings Funeral Home and at 9 in St. Patrick's Church.
Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home tonight from 7 to 9 and Sunday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m.
Mrs. Murphy had been ill since Oct. 28 when she fell at her home while raking leaves and fractured her left hip. She was removed to the hospital, where on Nov. 12 s h e suffered a paralytic stroke. Her condition had been critical since the stroke.
Surviving her are four children, Mrs. Stanley F. (Edna H.) Cartin, Syracuse, Bernard M. Murphy, Bradley Street Road, Mrs. Walter P. (Mary Margaret) Cummings, Jr., 214. Sterling St., whose husband is the head of the Cummings Funeral Service here and in Clayton, and Paul M. Murphy, Norfolk, Mass; 16 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a sister, Mrs. Harold J. (Agnes J.) McGraw, 333 Logan St.
M r s. Murphy's husband, who was a retired group leader of the New York. Air Brake Co. plant, died at the West Woodruff Street home July 11,1968 at the age of 84.
She was born at Potsdam Sept. 4, 1883, a daughter of Daniel and Ella. Savage Calnon. She attended school at Potsdam and later moved to Watertown, where on Oct. 14, 1909 she was married to John Frank Murphy of this city in the Holy Family Church by the late Rt. Rev, Msgr. Michael R. Burns, then pastor of the church.
Mr. and Mrs. Murphy Had lived at the West Woodruff Street home for more than 50 years.
A son, John Francis Murphy, at the age of -24 on May 16, 1937.
Mrs. Murphy was a member of St. Patrick's Church and its Altar & Rosary Society and League of the Sacred Heart and also of the Mercy Hospital auxiliary.

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  • Created by: C. Rose
  • Added: 20 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101028069
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary E Calnon Murphy (4 Sep 1883–Nov 1969), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101028069, citing Glenwood Cemetery, Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA ; Maintained by C. Rose (contributor 47329884) .