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Judith Murphy

AGE: 94 • Wall

Judith nee Ehrlich Murphy, 94 years old of Wall, NJ died on Sunday, March 12, 2017 at the Sunrise Assisted Living in Wall, NJ. She was born in Belmar and raised in West Belmar. She graduated from Asbury Park high school and the NYU engineering program. She worked in engineering during the war years at Camp Evans, Fort Hancock, and Chance Vought Aircraft in Stamford, CT, where she met her husband. They married and moved to Wall in 1946.

Judith worked in the Court Clerks office in Wall for 25 years. She was active in the Eastern Star, Pride of Wall, Telephone Pioneers, AARP, and the Belmar Methodist church.

She was predeceased by her husband Melvin E.Murphy Jr. In 1994.

She is survived by her three sons Melvin E. Murphy III "Pete" and his wife Marie of West Boylston, MA, Michael Lee and his wife Judy of Kernersville, NC, and Kevin Jay and his wife Judy of Orefield, PA. She also leaves 5 grandchildren, Daniel of Wall, Patrick, Sara, Andrew, and Erica, and 4 great grandchildren.

Family and friends are invited to gather on Sunday, March 19, 2017 from 4-6 pm at the Johnson- McGinley Funeral Home 2652 Hwy 138, Wall, NJ. A Funeral Service will be held at 11am Monday March 20 at the funeral home. Burial at Glendola Cemetery, Wall, NJ.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations to either the Alzheimer's or Diabetes's Charities.
Published in Asbury Park Press on Mar. 16, 2017
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