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James Murphy

AGE: 79 • Wilmington

James Paul Murphy, age 79, of Wilmington, DE, formerly of Ipswich, MA passed away Monday, March 20, 2017 after a long illness. James proudly served in the US Army and was a veteran of two wars. He enjoyed dancing, roller skating and bowling.

James is survived by 4 siblings: Thomas Murphy, Jr., (Catherine), Marguerite Murphy Saville, Lawrence Murphy (Maryanne), and Kathleen Murphy Solano; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas F. Murphy, Sr., and Marguerite D. Murphy; brother, John P. Murphy; sister, Sally Ann Murphy; and brother-in-law, Alexis Saville.

A visitation will be held Monday, March 27, 2017 from 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM in the Strano & Feeley Family Funeral Home, 635 Churchmans Rd., Newark, DE 19702 followed by a service in celebration of James's life at 12:30 PM. Burial will follow in Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery. For directions or to send an online condolence visit

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Published in The News Journal from Mar. 23 to Mar. 26, 2017
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