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Obituary for Marilyn C. Forde (Murphy)

FORDE, Marilyn C. (Murphy) of Woburn, formerly of Arlington. March 9th, 2023. Beloved daughter of the late Charles and Mary Murphy. Loving mother of the late Cynthia Forde. Devoted grandmother of Kristi Lee Hand of Lunenburg, great grandmother of John Walker Heighton. Longtime companion of the late Bryan McGahan. Sister of John Murphy of Dracut, Joseph Murphy of Hanover, and the late Charles Murphy. Marilyn’s family would like to thank Theresa Buckley, the McGahan Family, and Barbara Marshall for their years of friendship with Marilyn. Relatives and friends are invited to a visitation at the Keefe Funeral Home, 5 Chestnut St., ARLINGTON on Tuesday from 9:30-11 am. Followed by a funeral mass in Saint Agnes’ Church at 11:30 am. Burial in Mount Pleasant Cemetery in Arlington. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Boston Home, To leave a message of condolence, please visit