Bom-Wrapper

John Murphy

John Murphy

November 15th, 1930 January 30th, 2020

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of John Murphy, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been submitted for approval. There may be a delay before posting.

Provide comfort for the family of John Murphy with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Obituary

Obituary for John J. Murphy Jr.

John J Murphy of Melrose, formerly of North Cambridge, passed away peacefully on January 30, 2020 at the age of 89, surrounded by his loving family. Beloved husband of the late Viola (Vennell). Loving father of Sharon Daley of Melrose, Sheila Murphy and her former husband and close friend James Lenkauskas of Tewksbury, Patricia Medeiros and her husband Harold of Tewksbury. Beloved son of the late Eleanor (Robillard) and John J. Murphy. Dear brother of Lorraine Murphy and her husband Francis of Cambridge, Donna Johnson and her husband Joseph of Tewksbury, his late identical twin Joseph and wife Phyllis, and late sister Sheila. Dear friend and companion of Patricia Sears of Melrose. Survived by his grandchildren Michael, Billy, Daniel , Lauren, Janel, Amanda, Cameron, Sean and the late Scott Ryan; as well as his great grandchildren Michael Marion, Cadence, Olivia and Greyson Medeiros. Also survived by his extended special family Taylor Medeiros, Ben Herman, Jacquelyn Hopkinson and Amy DiPace. Also survived by his many loving nieces and nephews. John was proud to be a US Marine and veteran of the Korean War. Relatives and friends are invited to a visitation in Saint John’s Church, Mass Ave., NORTH CAMBRIDGE on Wednesday from 9:30-11 am. Followed by a funeral mass at 11 am. Burial in Cambridge Cemetery. In lieu of flowers please donate to the charity of your choice. www.keefefuneralhome.com.

Read Less

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, February 5th, 2020 | 9:30am - 11:00am
    Saint John the Evangelist
    2254 Massachusetts Avenue
    CAMBRIDGE, MA
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Wednesday, February 5th, 2020
    9:30am - 11:00am
  • Funeral Mass

    Wednesday, February 5th, 2020 | 11:00am
    Saint John the Evangelist
    2254 Massachusetts Avenue
    CAMBRIDGE, MA
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Wednesday, February 5th, 2020
    11:00am
  • Interment

    Wednesday, February 5th, 2020 |
    Cambrige Cemetery
    Address Not Available
    Cambridge, Massachusetts
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Wednesday, February 5th, 2020

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each

Subscribe to Updates

We encourage you to share any memorable photos or stories about John. All tributes placed on and purchased through this memorial website will remain on in perpetuity for generations.

Tribute Wall

Private Condolence
Would you like to attach a photo to your condolence?
D

DR

My deepest sympathy to John's family. Even though I haven't seen John for many years the memories will always remain.

Comment | Posted at 07:49pm via Condolence
LB

Lorraine B

I don't know you I'm so sorry to hear about your dad passing he is now resting in peace may god be with you and your family you are all in my prays always remember the good times you had with him
Comment | Posted at 12:45am via Condolence
M

MB

I extend my heartfelt sympathy to the Murphy family. May those precious memories of your dear loved one
John be foremost in your hearts and minds along with this wonderful promise that our creator makes to us at Revelation 21:4 and the marvelous guarantee in verse 5. Again, my sincere condolences.
Comment | Posted at 04:39am via Condolence
Loading...

Why light a candle?

This is why you should light a candle..

Share by: