William C. Murphy, Jr. PNCM, USN (Ret.)
Passed away peacefully on Monday, January 28, 2013 at his home in Rockville, MD, at the age of 83. Beloved husband of Geraldine R. Murphy for 55 years. Father of Catherine R. Murphy and William C. Murphy III. He is also survived by his numerous nieces and nephews. Master Chief Murphy retired from the Navy after 22 years of service. Following Navy retirement he worked for a defense contractor and then performed volunteer services at Bethesda Naval Hospital.
Friends will be received at PUMPHREY'S COLONIAL FUNERAL HOME, 300 West Montgomery Avenue (Rte. 28, exit 6-A just off I-270), Rockville, MD on Saturday, February 2 from 3 to 5 PM. Service and interment with full military honors will be held at Arlington National Cemetery on Monday, April 8, 2013 at 3:00PM. All those who plan to attend should meet at the Administration Building at 2:30PM.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301.
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