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Joseph Patrick Murphy

Winnebago County, Illinois, USA
Death 10 Nov 1946 (aged 68)
Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois, USA
Burial Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 149688386 · View Source
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Tuesday, November 12, 1946, Morning Star (Rockford, Illinois), pg. 2

Services for Joseph Patrick Murphy, 68, 226 Waldo street, who died Sunday afternoon in St. Anthony hospital, will be held at 9 a.m. Wednesday at the Frank Fitzgerald funeral Home and at 9:30 a.m. at St. Patrick's Catholic Church. Burial will be in St. Mary's cemetery.

Mr. Murphy who served as sexton of St. Mary's Catholic church for 32 years, was born Dec. 13, 1877, in Buritt township, the son of Patrick and Margaret Murphy. For the last two years he had been employed by Greenlee Brothers and Company.

Surviving are a son, Joseph L. Murphy, Rockford, and three brothers, Thomas and Henry Murphy, both of Rockford, and George Freese, Chicago.




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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Patrick Murphy (13 Dec 1877–10 Nov 1946), Find A Grave Memorial no. 149688386, citing Saint Marys and Saint James Cemetery, Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Mookie (contributor 47515129) .