Gluvna Shimo Hromada Home
Family Owned and Operated since 1912 Lorain, Ohio
Mary M. Murphy
Former Waitress At Local Restaurants
Age 87
Born: June 25, 1930   Died: May 3, 2018

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Mary M. Murphy, (nee Mucha), age 87, of Lorain, passed away on Thursday May 3, 2018 at Firelands Regional Medical Center in Sandusky following a brief illness.

Born in Hamilton, Ontario Canada on June 25, 1930, Mary had been a resident of Lorain since the age of sixteen.

She was employed as a waitress for a number of area restaurants including Howard Johnson’s, McGarvey’s at Sheffield Center, and, most recently, Tiffany’s Steak House.

Mary enjoyed sewing and was accomplished in the art of crochet. She also participated in league bowling events hosted at the Slovak Lanes in the American Slovak Club; additional interests included  a passion for polka dancing, reading, and solving word and jigsaw puzzles.

She is survived by son Thomas J. Murphy of New Richmond, along with daughters Sharon Sick of Vermilion and Patricia Murphy of Norwalk. She also leaves five grandchildren, seven great grandchildren, three great great grandchildren, and a host of nieces and nephews.

Mary was preceded in death by her husband John T. Murphy in 1994, by her parents Andrew and Suzzana (nee Zudell) Mucha, brothers Andrew and John Mucha, and sisters Suzzana Wright, Irene Pasternak, and Helen Kuehn.










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