Daniel Murphy Jr.

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Daniel Murphy Jr. Obituary
Daniel W. Murphy Jr. Resident of Moraga, CA Dan was born April 11, 1926 and died June 29, 2013 and was raised in Piedmont. He was 4th generation from the Bay Area. He joined the military in 1944 and was a Lt. JG in the Navy until 1946. He went to Cal where he met Ginny Baker and they married in 1949 (they celebrated 63 years recently.) He was an Insurance Broker and then had his own brokerage - D.M. Diversified. His joy was fishing at their cabin at Echo Lake and playing golf at Moraga Country Club. He is survived by Ginny and sons Dennis and David and daughter Karen Vowell. Four grandchildren; Matt Murphy, William and Jessica Murphy and Kimberly Lesher. Memorial services are being held at Lafayette-Orinda Presbyterian on thursday July 11 at 3pm. Donations can be made to hospice of the East Bay, 3470 Buskirk Ave, Pleasant Hill, Ca 945233 or your choice.
Published in Contra Costa Times on July 7, 2013
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