MURPHY, Thomas Frederick Jr. Age 83, of North Falmouth, formerly of Southborough and Naples, FL passed away on Saturday, September 25, 2021 at Falmouth Hospital. He was the husband of the late Marilyn C. Murphy (Volk) for 50 years. Born in Boston, he was the only son of the late Thomas F. and Alice Murphy of Framingham, MA. Thomas was a graduate of Hebron Academy, Dartmouth College, and Harvard Business School. He served in the Army and Army Reserves in Europe and the US. He worked for Raytheon Company in Massachusetts and Santa Barbara, CA for 33 years. He was an active member at the Pocasset Golf Club, serving as the Chairman of the Finance Committee for many years. He was an avid Boston sports fan and golfer and loved spending time with his grandchildren. Thomas is survived by his children Thomas F. Murphy III and his wife Rachael of Milford, Stephen W. Murphy and his wife Teresa of Northborough, and Elizabeth M. Richter and her husband Mario of Milton. He was the grandfather of Patrick and Catherine Murphy, Jack and Ryan Murphy, and Quinn and Benjamin Richter. He was the brother-in-law of Anne E. Walley of Dedham. He also leaves his nieces and nephew Francis Walley III of W. Roxbury, Marcia and Don Blenko of Wellesley, and Susan and Peter DeNatale of Wellesley as well as 6 great-nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held from 5 -7PM on Thursday, September 30th at Chapman Funeral Home, 584 Route 28A (West Falmouth Hwy), WEST FALMOUTH. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:00AM on Friday, October 1st at St. Elizabeth Seton Church, 481 Quaker Rd, North Falmouth, Burial will follow at the North Falmouth Cemetery. The use of masks while inside is recommended. A Celebration of Thomas' Life will be held in Falmouth in the late Spring or early Summer 2022. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made in loving memory of Thomas F. Murphy Jr. to Tommy's Place, 26 Elm Arch Way, Falmouth, MA 02540, www.tommysplacefalmouth.org
. Tommy's Place offers children with cancer a place to enjoy and experience Falmouth, a place that brought Tom joy throughout his life. For online guestbook, obituary and directions, please visit www.chapmanfuneral.com
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Published by Boston Globe from Sep. 27 to Sep. 28, 2021.