John E. MURPHY, Sr. age 84. Beloved husband of 56 years to Therese (nee Stanek). Dearest father of Elizabeth Dziak and John E. Jr. (Lisa). Loving grandfather of Amber, Victoria, Kathleen, Cassidy, and Shannon.
John was extremely active in numerous sportsman’s clubs such as Woods and Waters, Ducks Unlimited, Safari Club International, South Cuyahoga Sportsman Association, etc., and is in the Conservation Hall of Fame for the League of Ohio Sportsman. He dedicated his life to conservation and the education of outdoor sports to many generations of children. In lieu of flowers, please donate in his memory to Lakeandtrails.org or Ducks Unlimited.
VISITATION, ONE HALF HOUR PRIOR TO MASS FROM 9:30-10:00 AM AND MASS IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING AT 10 AM, THURSDAY, MAY 18, ALL AT ST. JULIE BILLIART CHURCH, 5545 OPAL STREET, NORTH RIDGEVILLE, OH 44039. INTERMENT, ST. JOSEPH CEMETERY, AVON.
Messages of Condolence
I am so sorry for your loss. Everyone is in my thoughts and prayers.
Sorry to hear we lost a great man and mentor
Our thoughts are with our extended family at this sad time. John was a good man, always a smile when we saw him and always a good conversation to be had. He will be missed. Love Bruce &Donna