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Jeannette (Cormier) Murphy

Jeannette (Cormier) Murphy
  • October 16, 1931 - November 11, 2017
  • Marlborough, Massachusetts
  • Immaculate Conception School Annual Fund
    25 Washington Ct.
    Marlborough 01752

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“To Jeanette's family,I am so very sorry to hear of her passing ( found out today)! I did her hair for many years and was sorry when she moved and was...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Donna Polechronis - Marlboro, MA

“My deepest condolences to the Murphy family during this difficult time. I hope you all can find comfort in a promise made at Isa 41:10,13. ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“Excuse me for inquiring, but would Jeannette be the same who attended Saint Anthony parochial school at St. Mary's Parish in Marlborough? I knew a...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Joseph Dupuis - Albuquerque, NM

“I am so sorry that your Mother is gone. She was such a vibrant woman, and always made me laugh! She had a great sense of humor and I loved being...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Lynn Kelly - Framingham, MA

“Rest in peace my friend. I will remember the happy RED HATTER days. You always took the pictures. Ann ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: ANN ADDEO - MARLBORO, MA - Friend

“So very sorry sorry to hear of her passing. I didn't get to see her as much but when Helene came for her visits we would gather with friends for...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Louise Amato - Boylston, MA

“To the Family of Jeannette,Sorry to hear of Jeannette's passing. She was such an up-beat & fantastic woman whom I always admired & felt privileged to...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Mary Ellen Peloquin - Lancaster, MA

“Mary and family, I have such fond memories of sitting at your kitchen table, solving all of life's problems with your wonderful Mom. Such a caring,...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Joyce Nelson Greenfield - OR

“Mary and family: Although I never met your mom, I feel like I knew her from listening to your stories about her. My thoughts and prayers go out to...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Kathy Revene - Marlborough, MA

“I'm so sorry for all the "Murphy girls" Your mom was small in stature but boy was she a giant among all who knew her! I'm heartbroken that she is...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Eileen Langevin - Marlborough, MA

“I am so very sorry for the entire wonderful loving family. She was a treasure, I could not have had a better GOD mother. I will miss her so very...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Kathlyn Valianti - Gloucester, MA

“I miss you already and I will always regret not getting to see you and hug you one more time. I will remember you always with much love and miss you...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Lou ann Turcotte - GrandJunction, CO

“Helene and family so sorry for your loss. with deepest sympathy.Kathy ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: Kathy Harwood - Mesa, AZ

“My very dear nieces and families........I know this is unbearable to you all. I still can't believe it. But she has been preparing herself for this...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Helene Turcotte - Chandler, AZ


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Jeannette (Cormier) Murphy, 86, of Marlborough, MA, died Saturday, November 11, 2017 at St. Vincent Hospital, Worcester, MA surrounded by her loving family.
Born in Marlborough, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Marie (Gariepy) Cormier and the wife of the late John Murphy, who passed away in 1989.
She was a lifelong parishoner of Immaculate Conception Church and a graduate of St. Michael's Academy, Hudson, MA, she also attended Rivier College and spent time with the Sisters of the Presentation of Mary in Hudson, NH.
She worked as an operator for New England Telephone on Cape Cod and later in Marlborough and enjoyed a second career with the Marlborough School System in the Kane School cafeteria. She was close to her expansive family and spent many happy hours with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. An avid lifelong fan of the Red Sox and the Patriots, she was well known for her colorful team attire. Jeannette was also an enthusiastic photographer and the keeper of many years of precious family memories. She embraced new technology and transitioned into the digital age with ease becoming adept at using computer programs, especially Photoshop and CardStudio. She enjoyed keeping in touch with family and friends on Facebook where she had more than 150 "friends".
Jeannette is survived by her daughters, Diane M. Rollins and her husband Ted of Northborough, Ellen A. Moro and her husband James of Uxbridge, Mary T. Giroux and her husband Charles of Marlborough, Jean M. Mahony and her husband Bryant of Natick and Carol A. Murphy and her husband Byron Scyzgial of Richmond, VA, 16 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister, Helene Turcotte of Chandler, Arizona, several cousins and many nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Arthur G. "Gerry" Cormier.
Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 from 4-7 pm at the Slattery Funeral Home, Inc., 40 Pleasant St., Marlborough, MA.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, November 16 at 11:00 am at the Immaculate Conception Church, 11 Prospect St., Marlborough, MA.
Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery, Wilson St., Marlborough, MA.
Donations may be to the Immaculate Conception School Annual Fund, 25 Washington Court, Marlborough, MA 01752