Mary Murphy

Obituary of Mary Elizabeth Murphy

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MARY ELIZABETH MURPHY Latham- Mary Elizabeth "Betty" Murphy, of Latham, passed away peacefully on August 13, 2022 at The Eddy Memorial Nursing Home in Troy. Born September 30th, 1935 in Troy, Mary was the daughter of the late Charles J. and Frances V. (Geiger) Meehan. She was predeceased by her beloved husband James P. Murphy on June 11th 1994, after thirty-eight cherished years of marriage. Mary was an Administrative Aide to the Assessor. She was employed by the Town of Colonie for eighteen years until retiring in 1997. She was an avid gardener and enjoyed crafts. She was a dedicated communicant of Our Lady of the Assumption Church in Latham. Survivors include her children James (Patricia) M. Murphy of Delanson, Edward C. Murphy of Latham, and John (Michele) D. Murphy of Clifton Park, seven grandchildren, and two great grandchildren. Also survived by her sister, Marilyn (late Arne) Heggen of Ballston Spa and sister-in-law Jane Meehan. In addition to her parents and late husband, Mary was predeceased by her beloved son Michael E. Murphy, brother Charles Meehan, and sister and brother-in-law Frances (James) Casserly. Relatives and friends are invited and may call on Thursday, August 18th, 2022 from 3:00 to 6:00 PM at Dufresne & Cavanaugh Funeral Home, 149 Old Loudon Rd., Latham. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, August 19th, 2022 at 10:00 AM at Our Lady of the Assumption Church, 498 Watervliet-Shaker Road, Latham. Interment will take place immediately following the mass in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Watervliet. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to either the Alzheimer's Association at https://act.alz.org/ or 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601 or to Our Lady of the Assumption Church at the address listed above. For directions, information or to light a memory candle for the family please visit www.dufresneandcavanaugh.com.
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Thursday
18
August

Visitation at Funeral Home

3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Thursday, August 18, 2022
Dufresne & Cavanaugh Funeral Home, Ltd.
149 Old Loudon Road
Latham, New York, United States
Friday
19
August

Mass

10:00 am
Friday, August 19, 2022
Our Lady of the Assumption Church
498 Watervliet-Shaker Road
Latham, New York, United States
Friday
19
August

Final Resting Place

11:30 am
Friday, August 19, 2022
St. Patrick´s Cemetery
Troy-Schenectady Road
Watervliet, New York, United States
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