Carmen (Thayne) Murphy (1950 - 2016)

  • "Just checking in to make sure things are OK with you. Sure..."
    - Your sister Sue
  • "Carmen, my friend...we went thru a lot together up here. ..."
    - Virginia Reffner
  • "22 days ago, you left us for a better place. But it seems..."
    - Sue
  • "Carmen and I first met, over 50 years ago, when we were..."
    - Julia Lewis
  • "I send my sincere condolences during this very difficult..."

Carmen (Thayne) Murphy was born on March 31, 1950, as Carmen Salazar and died on March 31, 2016. She is survived by her husband, Dan; daughter, Joey; son-in-law, Luke; grandchildren, Royal and Ramie; and great-grandchildren, Carson, Jaycee and Maddox. Carmen loved her family and enjoyed spending time with all her grandchildren who she loved very much. She touched so many lives and was always there for her friends no matter the occasion, to lend a hand, a shoulder or a caring ear. She will always be remembered with warm embrace and a smile on her face. You will be forever in our hearts and will never be forgotten.
Published in Anchorage Daily News on Apr. 14, 2016