Irene Murphy — obituary

Murphy
Irene Frances

Following a courageous battle with cancer and with her loving family at her side in hospital at Almonte early Thursday morning May 17, 2018.

Irene Murphy (nee; McDonald)
of Clayton, age 71 years.

Dearly loved wife and best friend of Leonard Murphy. Loved and respected mother of Elizabeth (Betty) Oattes and Dan. Dear sister of Joy Drynan (Keith), Bill (late Janice), Glen (Doreen), Ron (Lainie), Shirley Dolan (late Doug), and Jean LeClaire (Dennis). Predeceased by Raymond, Douglas, Brian, Donald, Archie, Jack, Gerald, and Mary and her infant son, Steven. Much loved nanny of Jordon, Paulena, Patrick, Robert & Steven. Great nanny Irene to Abram & Ryder.

Family and friends are invited to join in a graveside Service to Celebrate Irene’s life in Guthrie United Cemetery, Clayton on Wednesday, May 23 at 11 AM. Reception to follow.

Family and friends are invited to join in a graveside service to celebrate Irene’s life in Guthrie United Cemetery, Clayton on Wednesday, May 23 at 11 AM. Reception to follow.

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to her friends at

C. R. Gamble Funeral Home & Chapel Inc.

127 Church Street, Almonte, Ont. (613)256-3313

 For those who may choose to honour Irene’s life with a memorial donation, please consider the Almonte General Hospital Digital Imaging campaign.

Condolences & tributes: www.crgamble.com