Lawrence Joseph Murray
Larry Murray, 70, oldest child of Arthur Murray MD and Barbara Yagle Murray. Passed away on June 16, 2015. Lived in Panama, Raymond, Seattle, Tacoma and Shelton. Graduate of Christ the King, Blanchet and Shoreline CC. Sailed the world's oceans as a Chief Survey Tech with NOAA. A Renaissance man, avid do-it-yourselfer, word and metal working worker, excellent conversationalist, avid reader, historian, gun enthusiast, and friend to so, so, many. Survived by his partner, Marlene Dawn and her daughter Heidi Stoermer, who calls him "pops," and whom he loves as his daughter. On the Murray side, by step-mother, Edel Hondl Murray, siblings Arthur Ted, Christine, John Douglas, Roger, and MaryAnne, along with a vast extended family. Pre deceased by brother Jimmy.
For information about a Celebration of his Life at 2:00 Sunday June 28, near Seattle, or to share memories of Larry, contact his brother at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Published in The Seattle Times on Jun. 21, 2015.