Thomas E. Murphy
Thomas E. Murphy, 74 of Duke Road, East Liverpool, Ohio died at the Hospice House in Poland Ohio on July 4, 2009 following a brief illness. He was born in Negley, Ohio on February 18, 1935, a son of the late William and Mildred Kennedy Murphy.
Living his entire life in this area, he retired in 1997 from the Ohio Machinery Company in Youngstown as their Customer Support Manager. He was a graduate of East Palestine High School, Class of 1953.
His wife, Darlene M. Shafer Murphy survives him at home. They were married on June 26, 1956.
Two sons: Steve Murphy of Vancouver, WA and Michael Murphy of New Waterford, OH; one daughter: Debra Grimm of Calcutta, OH; one sister: Marjorie Murphy of Columbiana, OH; ten grandchildren and eight great grandchildren also survive him.
Besides his parents, two brothers: William and Dale Murphy preceded him in death.
No services are planned.
The Calcutta Chapel of the Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes is in charge of the arrangements.