Firefighters: Remembering firefighters who have died
NORWICH - John E. Murphy of Norwich, passed away Monday July 7th 2014 at Yale New Haven Hospital.
The son of Thomas and Florence Murphy, he was born on March 7th, 1933 and grew up in Franklin.
He attended Norwich Free Academy and was a member of the graduating class of 1952. While at NFA, he participated on the Cross Country and Track teams, but spent most of his time chasing his high school sweetheart, Eloise Lathrop. The two later married on June 12th, 1954 and the couple recently...