Jeremiah F.'s Story
Jeremiah F. Murphy, 83, of Bradford, passed away peacefully Monday morning at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers.
He was born in Chelsea on August 19, 1932 the son of the late Timothy and Catherine (Connelly) Murphy.
He was predeceased by his son, Joel S. Murphy who passed away in 2011 and several siblings.
He is survived by his loving wife, Rhoda (Sheppard) Murphy of Bradford; three sons, Jeremiah F. Murphy Jr., of Bradford, Jeffrey A. Murphy and his wife, Paula of Westford, James D. Murphy and his wife, Kathy of Huntsville, Ala.; a sister, Mary Donnelly and her husband, Frank of N.Y.; three grandsons, Kevin, Connor and Ryan Murphy as well as several nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend his calling hours on Friday, August 19, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the H.L. Farmer and Sons Bradford Funeral Home, 210 South Main St., (Route 125), Bradford. His funeral will be held on Saturday, August 20, starting at 9:30 a.m. from the Bradford funeral home followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. at Sacred Hearts Church, 165 South Main St., Bradford. Interment will follow in Elmwood Cemetery, Bradford. Contributions in his memory may be made to the American Heart Association, 300 5th Ave. Waltham, MA 02451. To share a memory or for more information, please visit www.farmerfuneralhomes.com.
Published on  August 18, 2016