John Patrick Murphy—8/11/2014

John Patrick Murphy, “Johnny,” August 11, 2014. Age 51, lost his battle with pancreatic cancer at home, surrounded by his family.

Born in Philadelphia (East Falls), John moved to South Florida in 1984. John was preceded in death by his parents, John and Dorothy (Burke) Murphy. He is survived by his son, Sean Patrick Murphy; brothers Bob Hearon (Theresa) and Michael Murphy (Janine); sisters, Joanne Burke and Kathleen Murphy Williams (Christopher) as well as 12 nieces and nephews and five great nieces and nephews.

Friends may call to meet the family on Saturday, August 23, 11 am to 2 pm at McIlvaine Funeral Home, East Falls.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the John Patrick Murphy Family Trust, established by John for his son, Sean. Wells Fargo Bank, Deerfield Beach, FL 33441.

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