Mary Ann Murphy, 81, of Warren, PA., died peacefully Saturday

morning, April 8, 2017 in Fayetteville, N.C. with her family at her

side. She was born February 7, 1936 in Norristown, PA., daughter

of the late Francis and Anna Deegan Kuhn. She married Leo

Patrick Murphy, Jr. on January 4, 1958 in Houston, TX.

Mary Ann was a longtime Houston, TX., resident, retiring to

Warren, PA.

She was a member of Holy Redeemer Roman Catholic Church.

She was a member of the doll club and an active member of the

Warren Genealogy Society. She also participated in the silver

sneakers until her health declined.

She is survived by her 5 children – Allan Murphy of Katy, TX.,

Sharon Hernandez and husband, Paul of Austin, TX., Donna

Murphy of Houston, TX., Joann Murphy of Jacksonville, N.C.,

Lawrence Murphy and wife, Marsha of Fayetteville, N.C., 10

Grandchildren, 4 Great Grandchildren, several nieces and


In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her

husband of 58 years, Leo Patrick Murphy, Jr., brother Francis

Kuhn Jr., and sister Elizabeth Reynolds.

Friends may call at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304

East Street, Warren, PA., on April 11, 2017 from 6 to 8 P.M. where

a vigil service will be conducted at 7:45 P.M. by Deacon Raymond

Wiehagen. A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at 11:00

A.M. on April 12, 2017 at Holy Redeemer R.C. Church, 11 Russell

Street, Warren, PA., with Fr. James Gutting, Pastor, officiating.

Interment will be in St. Joseph R.C. Cemetery. In lieu of flowers,

memorial donations may be sent to Anna Shelter, 1555 East 10th

Street, Erie, PA 16511. E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting