Obituary of Jess R. Murphy Jr.
Jess R Murphy, Jr.
Loving father of the late George Murphy.
Husband of Penny Murphy, Father to Jess R. Murphy 3rd (Sharon), Barbara Finley (Bob), Rose Clifford (Mike), Terry Kelly, Patty Byers (Steve), and Brian Murphy (Annette), Brother to Vi, Rose, Pearl, Raymond, Jean, (predeceased) Bill, Walt, Thelma, George.
Pop Pop was blessed with 15 grandchildren, 2 of which are angels above.
28 great grandchildren and 1 great-great grandson.
Jess was born in Camden NJ. He spent most of his adult years in Fl on
the Gulf Coast as a painter. When he wasn't painting, he was outside
tinkering. He loved fishing, crabbing, walking local flea markets and
yard sales finding "a deal". Other hobbies he enjoyed included jigsaw &
He will be remembered for many things but one memory for sure is his
infamous fried potatoes. (We've heard you can eat as many carbs as you
want in heaven).
In lieu of flowers may we suggest donations be made in the name of
Jess Murphy to:
VitAs Hospice 18 E Laurel Rd 3rd floor Stratford NJ 08084
In Loving Memory
Jess Murphy Jr.
1927 - 2018
14 Rich Avenue
Berlin, NJ 08009
James Knight III, Manager, Lic No. 4573