MURPHY, Gordon Laird “Larry”
Born July 22, 1932 in Hamilton, Ontario passed away peacefully on February 14, 2011 in Mission, BC surrounded by his loved ones. Predeceased by his daughter Cindy, father Cecil, brother Roy and his beloved grandmother Mabel Murphy. Larry is survived by his loving wife and partner of 48 years, Marilyn; children Jamie (Dennis), Glynis (Mike), Michael (Esther); 6 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; sister Patricia Lovegrove as well as many nieces, nephews, extended family members and dear friends. Larry served his country for 21 years during the Korean War and was a proud and dedicated member of the Royal Canadian Navy. He had a great sense of humor with a very loving spirit and generous nature. He will forever be loved and cherished by all who knew him. A Celebration of his Life will be held on Sunday, February 20, 2011 at 11:00 am at the Phoenix Lounge 33780 King Road, Abbotsford. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Larry may be made to the Christine Morrison Hospice in Mission.
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