Francis J. Murphy Jr.
Date of Birth:  October 10, 1938
Date of Death:  August 20, 2016

  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • August 27, 2016   2:00-5:00 PM
  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • August 27, 2016   5:00 PM
  • Private  
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  • Francis J. Murphy Jr, 77, a resident of Pasadena, died Saturday, August 20, 2016 at Hospice of the Chesapeake. 

    Mr. Murphy was born October 10, 1938 in Baltimore, MD to the late Marie K. and Francis J. Murphy Sr. He graduated from Mergenthaler Vocational Tech High School Class of 1957. Mr. Murphy was an Airman in the 3rd class reserves with honorable discharge. Mr. Murphy supported his wife, Shirley, in her very active political career for many years. He was and active motorcyclist and supported the community in many charity rides. He enjoyed horsepower of all kinds like riding horses with his daughter and granddaughter's during their years in 4-H on the Eastern Shore. He attended many Motor cross races with his grandson. He enjoyed taking his wife Shirley for rides in their 1978 Silver Anniversary Corvette and most recently riding cross country on his Gold Wing with his closest friends and brother Barry. 

     Mr. Murphy was a Baltimore Ravens and O's fan. He was a long time Volunteer at the La Fontaine Bleue's Children's Luncheons where he also Country Line Danced on Wednesday nights for the past 20 years. He was dedicated to his family and spent every day being his Grandchildren and Great granchildren's biggest Fan. He never missed a family event, no matter how small. 

    In addition to his parents, Mr. Murphy is preceded in death by his daughters Robin Wallace Murphy and Dina R. Wingate.

    Mr. Murphy is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 57 years, Alma Shirley Murphy of Pasadena, MD, Grandsons Thomas C. Wingate of Baltimore, MD, David J. Wingate of Pasadena, MD, Lane Wallace of Barclay, MD, Granddughters Erin B. Jones of Marydel, MD, Jenna Reese of Marydel, DE, Great grandson Kieran Reese of Marydel, DE, and Great granddaughters Brynlee Jones of Marydel, MD, and Emma Wingate of Pasadena, MD.

    Friends may call Saturday, August 27 from 2-5 PM where services will begin at 5:00 PM  at Stallings Funeral Home P. A. 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122