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Jane K. Murphy

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Jane K. Murphy Obituary
Jane K. Murphy

POUGHKEEPSIE - Jane K. Murphy, 83, passed away September 5, 2013 at The Pines Nursing Home in Poughkeepsie. She was born in Poughkeepsie on January 20, 1930 to Frank J. and Ruth V. Schouten Kaman. On July 23, 1950 Jane married Thomas J. Murphy at St. Mary's Church in Poughkeepsie. He survives at home. Jane was the first woman to become Asst. VP at Hudson Valley Federal Savings & Loan Assoc. in Poughkeepsie. She was past President of Rosary & Altar Society of St. Paul's in Staatsburg, NY, a Girl Scout Leader in Hyde Park and she volunteered with the . Jane was also a member of the Accapella Singers of the Poughkeepsie Mixed Chorus and tap danced in Bob Baker local productions. She enjoyed golfing and had a Hole-In-One at Vassar Golf Course and loved doing Jazzercize. Jane is survived by son and daughter-in-law Thomas & Maura Murphy of Hyde Park, NY; son Timothy Murphy of Schnectady, NY; daughter and son-in-law Maureen & Phil Chodaba of Marco Island, FL; grandchildren Mary Ellen, Sean, Kevin & McKenzie; step-grandson: Marc Chodaba and several nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, September 11, 2013 from 4:00-8:00pm at Wm. G. Miller & Son Funeral Home, Inc., 371 Hooker Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY 12603. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 10:00am at St. Mary's Church, 231 Church St., Poughkeepsie, NY. Entombment will follow in Poughkeepsie Rural Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to The , 121 Executive Dr., Ste. 200, New Windsor, NY 12553 OR Miles of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation, PO Box 405, LaGrangeville, NY 12540. If you would like to leave an online condolence please visit www.wmgmillerfuneralhome.com.

Published in the Poughkeepsie Journal from Sept. 8 to Sept. 10, 2013
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