SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

January 4, 2013

Jeremiah J. "Jerry" Murphy, 73


Somerville — Beloved son of the late Margaret M. (Scully) and Timothy J. Murphy. Loving brother of Rev. Timothy J. Murphy, Pastor, Immaculate Conception Church, Salem, and Maureen Sheehan of Wilmington and her late husband, Thomas J. Sheehan; dear uncle of Kerry Sheehan, Beth Rooney and her husband, Mickey and Thomas Sheehan all of Wilmington; great-uncle of Brendan Sheehan, Liam, Colin, Caroline and Charlie Rooney.

ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral procession from the George L. Doherty Funeral Home, 855 Broadway (Powder House Square), Somerville, Saturday morning at 9 a.m., followed by a funeral mass in St. Clement Church, Somerville, at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends invited. Calling hours, Friday, 4-8 p.m. Interment, Wildwood Cemetery, Wilmington. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Jerry’s name to Immaculate Conception Church Sanctuary Fund, 30 Union St., Salem, MA 01970. Late veteran U.S. Army, Vietnam Era. For more information visit www.dohertyfuneralservice.com.