John Michael Murphy
66, passed away on July 22, 2013 at his residence. John was born in Indianapolis, IN January 2, 1947 to the late John G. and Emma (Englert) Murphy. He graduated from Scecina Memorial High School in 1961 and graduated from Indiana University with a BS degree and Indiana University School of Law.
John was an attorney for a number of years with the law firm of Good & Murphy Attorneys in Shelbyville, IN. He was appointed a Federal Administrative Law Judge serving in Michigan retiring in 2002. He was a member of Indiana Bar Association and had served in the U.S. Army. Family and friends will gather on Sunday, July 28, 2013 in the Leppert Mortuary, Nora Chapel from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. A Mass of Christian Rite will be celebrated on Monday, July 29, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. in Holy Spirit at Geist.
John is survived by his daughter, Amy (Travis) Chamberlain and three grandchildren, Jude, Lila and Ave. His niece is Jennifer Fairfax and nephew, Timothy Murphy. You are invited to visit http://www.leppertmortuary.com where you can share a personal memory of John, sign the guest book or arrange for a memorial gift to Hamilton County Animal Shelter.