Delwin Wade Murphy was born September 6, 1958, as the second oldest of 6 children born to William and Velma Murphy Jr. Delwin is a graduate of West Side H.S class of '76 and Indiana State University class of '85. Delwin is a retired educator of Gary Community School Corporations. Delwin is preceded in death by his parents William and Velma Murphy Jr. His devoted wife of 28 years Darlene Elaine. He leaves to cherish his memory: his siblings Kenith, Patricia, Angela, Ellis, Eleanor, Shanta, Felicia, and Tyrone; his Uncle John Murphy, and aunts Wille Lee Rossell and Mabel Carr. His LEGACY, Leah, Delwin, Dee, Ivanna, Dana, Delaine, and Diamond; he also leaves to cherish his memories Beatrice Brookins, Monica Murphy, and Rhoda Adams-Murphy and a host of nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, cousins, classmates, and friends. Visitation Saturday, September 18, 2021 from 9-11:00 a.m. with funeral service to follow at 11:00 a.m. All services at Jerusalem Baptist Church 1741 Fillmore Street. Interment Oak Hill Cemetery.
Published by Post-Tribune on Sep. 12, 2021.