John F. Murphy

John F. Murphy of Milton, died  after a short illness on May 4, 2011 at Milton Hospital. Beloved husband of 42 years of Janet (Meehan) Murphy. He was the  brother of Richard G. Murphy of Marshfield and the late Edmund J. “Ned” Murphy. John is survived by several nieces, nephews, grand nieces and grand nephews.

Born in Boston, John was a graduate of Boston College High School, Class of 1955. He attended the Society of Jesus Seminary for twelve years and taught at Xavier High School in Concord

John joined  IBM as a member of the sales department in 1967 and retired after several years with the company.

An avid golfer, he was a member of  Wollaston Golf Club in Milton, and enjoyed gardening at his home in Milton and spending time with his nephews and nieces.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Elizabeth Church , Milton on Wednesday,  May 11, 2011 at 10AM. Relatives and friends invited.

Visiting hours at the Dolan Funeral Home 460 Granite Ave MILTON on Tuesday 5-8PM. Interment Milton Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations in John’s name may be sent to Old Colony Hospice 1 Credit Union Way Randolph, MA. 02368 .