William H. "Pop" Murray

William H. "Pop" Murray

AGE: 85 • Maple Shade

On January 18, 2013, age 85, of Maple Shade, NJ.

Beloved husband for over 60 years to the love of his life Nellie D. Murray (Nee Stockton). Devoted father and best friend of William F. Murray (Dianne) of Maple Shade, NJ. Loving grandfather of Valerie McKendrick (Jim) of West Deptford, NJ. Great grandfather of Carlyn & Ainsley McKendrick. His pride and joy were his granddaughter and great grandchildren who he always took care of.

Bill was a veteran of WWII serving in the US Coast Guard. He was a member of Maple Shade VFW and Maple Shade 25 Club. Bill enjoyed fishing, working on his boat, and taking his dog Sparkle for a carry. He was known for his great head of hair, big smile and always lending a hand to help a friend. He will be missed by his family & many great friends. Funeral services will be private. The Murray family wishes to thank Moorestown Visiting Nurses Hospice for their compassionate service and request contributions in his memory be made to them at 300 Harper Drive, Moorestown, NJ 08057. Arrangements by Mark C. Tilghman Funeral Home, LLC, 38 N. Fork Landing Rd., Maple Shade, NJ.

Published in Courier-Post on Jan. 21, 2013