James J. Murphy

January 01, 1938 - March 17, 2024

Visitation: Sunday, March 24, 2024, 2-5 pm; Devlin Funeral Home of Cranberry Township

Service: Monday, March 25, 2024, 10 am; Divine Grace Parish, St. Ferdinand Church

James J. Murphy
Age 86, of Cranberry Twp., passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 17, 2024. Born January 1, 1938, son of the late Joseph and Ruth Murphy. Beloved Husband of Cathy Murphy, who he married on October 29, 1966; Father of Michael, Julie (Matt) Carey, Jennifer; Papa of Michael, Jacob, Charlotte, Eli, Ryan, Sean; brother of Charles, Doris, Joseph.

James earned a Master’s degree in accounting, served his country in the U.S. Army, and worked for more than 50 years in banking. He retired as vice president of finance then spent many happy years enjoying his extended family in his retirement.

Family and friends are welcome on Sunday from 2-5 pm at Devlin Funeral Home of Cranberry Township, 2678 Rochester Road, Cranberry Township. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday at 10 am at Divine Grace Parish, St. Ferdinand Church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made in Jim’s name to St. Ferdinand Church.

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  • Donna Roberts

    My condolences to Cathy and family, on the loss of Jim.
    I so appreciated Jim’s expertise and kindness.
    We were both alum of Security-Peoples Trust Company in Erie PA,
    and its many successors during the peak bank merger years.
    Joyous journey to you, Jim.

  • Katherine and Kevin Carey

    We were so blessed to know Jim and spend time with Cathy and Jim whenever they came to visit with our grandchildren in Virginia. Sending our love and deepest condolences to Cathy and his family. May his memory be a blessing. Kathy and Kevin Carey, Arlington, Virginia


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