Mark Murphy
1956 - 2021
Hall Funeral Homes & Cremation Services - Thomaston
78 Main St
Thomaston, ME
Mark Murphy, of Port Clyde, Maine, died peacefully on July 20, 2021, after a valiant battle with cancer. He was the beloved husband of Susan (Rich) Murphy. Mark was born on July 7, 1956, at Middletown, Connecticut, the son of the late John and Grace Murphy. He grew up in Cromwell, Connecticut and was a graduate of Xavier High School and Colby College. Mark was a long-time resident of Cromwell, Connecticut and Easthampton, Massachusetts. He was the co-owner of M & G Associates, located in Cromwell, and later the general manager at H. M. Spencer, Holyoke. Two years ago, Mark and Susan retired to Maine. Besides his wife, Mark leaves three brothers: Scott Murphy (Jadwiga) of Farmington, Connecticut, Jeffrey Murphy (Barbara) of Dennis, Massachusetts, David Murphy (Sarah) of Madison, Wisconsin and 5 nieces and nephews. A devoted dog lover, he also leaves his two dogs, Alistair and Gilley. Above all, Mark enjoyed his family, his dogs and his books. He was known for his dry wit and his many acts of kindness. He will be greatly missed by his family and many friends. Services will be private and limited to family. Hall Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 78 Main Street, Thomaston, ME has care of the arrangements. To extend online condolences please visit
Published by Hartford Courant on Jul. 28, 2021.
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Dear Susan, I´m sending you hugs and love! So sorry for your loss! I always called him Saint Mark; he would come and pick up Tucker for his walks. I remember your wonderful dinner parties and you always included me. I´m wishing you strength and love for these future days!
Sara Lee Bartley
August 4, 2021
So sorry for your loss Susan-Mark was a special guy and a great walking partner. Glad he swung by a couple months ago to say hello. All my best to you and the pups.
Sara & Tucker
July 26, 2021
Dear Sue, We are very sorry to hear the sad news and wanted you to know that we are thinking of you. I am sure that many shared wonderful memories will help you in this time of sorrow. Love, Heide and Porter
Heide and Porter
July 26, 2021
So very sorry to hear of your passing Mark. You were all certainly missed at the dog park and wish we had a chance to get up and visit you. Susan and Gilley and Alistair you are all in our thoughts and prayers. Love, Sarah and Charlie <3
Sarah Bernier
July 25, 2021
Sue, I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Brenda Rice Lopes
July 24, 2021
To Susan, Scott, Jeff and David, I´m so sorry to hear of Mark´s passing. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. My love to all. Joan Daly Ayers
Joan Daly Ayers
July 23, 2021
Jeff, Scott, David, and families, Very, very sorry for your loss
Steven Leon
July 23, 2021
Dear Sue,I'm so very sorry to read of your husbands passing.Please know that my thoughts are with you and I hope many wonderful memories of your life with Matk comfort you.
Cheryl Hajek
July 22, 2021
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