Bonita Lillian Murphy
5/20/1946 - 10/19/2021
BORN
5/20/1946
DIED
10/19/2021
FUNERAL HOME
Wallingford Funeral Home
809 North Main Street Ext.
Wallingford, CT
Bonita Lillian Murphy, 75, of Wallingford, died peacefully on Tuesday, October 19, 2021, surrounded by her family. She was the beloved wife of Donald D. Murphy. Bonita was born in Houlton, ME, one of 15 children of the late Clayton and Ena (Monteith) Little.

Bonita always loved to have a good time, enjoyed a fun practical joke and being around family. She enjoyed vacationing and going on motorcycle trips with Murph. She had a talent and passion for painting. Hosting backyard BBQs were always a joyful time where many laughs were shared, and memories created. She loved to dance and teach her daughters how to do the Mash Potato.

In addition to her husband Donald, she is survived by her loving children Dan & Glenice (Murphy) L'heureux, of NH, James & Kristen (Daly) Murphy and Dawn Murphy all of Wallingford; and adoring grandchildren Tyler L'heureux, Gregory L'heureux & Hayley Merrill, and Alyssa Clark-Murphy.

Her family will receive relatives and friends in The Wallingford Funeral Home, 809 N. Main St. Ext., Saturday, Oct. 23rd, from 9 to 10:30am. A funeral service will be held in the funeral home at 10:30am and interment will immediately follow in Walnut Grove Cemetery in Meriden.

In honor of the support our family received for Donald and other cancer survivors, donations can be made in her memory to The Pink Ladies' Sisters for Hope Foundation (www.thepinkladiessisters

forhope.org/). www.wallingfordfh.com


Published by The Record-Journal from Oct. 22 to Oct. 23, 2021.
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MEMORIAL EVENTS
Oct
23
Visitation
9:00a.m. - 10:30a.m.
Wallingford Funeral Home
809 North Main Street Ext., Wallingford, CT
Oct
23
Funeral service
10:30a.m.
Wallingford Funeral Home
809 North Main Street Ext., Wallingford, CT
Oct
23
Interment
Walnut Grove Cemetery
Meriden, CT
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Murphy, I am so sorry about Bonita's passing, she was a beautiful person, inside and out, I just found out!!!! Prayers for you and your kids!!! I love you!!!
James Beliveau
October 26, 2021
What a wonderful woman Bonita was. She was always so kind and welcoming and added so much color to everyone's lives. Bonita will be missed but not ever forgotten.
Thaise and Luc Saucier
October 23, 2021
Murphy Family, my family and I are so sorry for the loss of your mom. Thinking of you all during this difficult time.
Jessica Jakubiec
Neighbor
October 22, 2021
Dawn & Family, so sorry to hear of your mom's passing, the memories of Bonita in her kitchen all those years still bring's a smile to my face, she will never be forgotten. May Bonita RIP.
Brenda Lucas
October 22, 2021
Glenice & Family, I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your mom. I am thinking of you all and keeping you in my prayers.
Gayle Miller
Other
October 22, 2021
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