Patricia (Tish) Murphy, 58, of Plains Township passed away Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at her home after suffering a heart attack.
Born in Plains Township, Tish was the daughter of the late Benjamin and Martha Snarski Zabriski.
Tish was a graduate of James M. Coughlin High School, Class of 1972, and was employed by Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania for the past 42 years.
She is survived by her son, John, at home; brothers, Ronald Zabriski, Wilkes-Barre; Thomas, Ben and Paul Zabriski, Plains Township; and Mark Zabriski, Kingston; sisters, Marcie Zabriski and Mary Lou Rundle, Plains Township; and Margaret Ann Griglock, Wilkes-Barre; several nephews, nieces, great-nephews, great-nieces and a great-great-niece; companion, Harry Howell; and loving puppy, Zen.
Funeral services for Tish will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday from Corcoran Funeral Home Inc., 20 S. Main St., Plains Township. Family and friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorial donations may be made to the SPCA of Luzerne County, 524 E. Main St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702.
Online condolences may be made at corcoranfuneralhome.com