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James F. Murphy

August 23, 1943 November 27, 2018
James F. Murphy
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James F. Murphy

Loving father of Cheryl, Paul (Michelle), Michael (Alisha), and the late baby Nancy; Proud papa of Brianna, Maxwell, McKenna, and Brooklyn; Dear brother of Karin (Butch) Gordon, and Bill (Gloria) Murphy; Former spouse of the late Nancy Murphy; Fond uncle, great-uncle, cousin, and friend to many; A star basketball player from DePaul University in the early 1960’s, who was drafted by the NBA Baltimore Bullets (now the Washington Wizards), and was inducted into the DePaul University Athletics Hall of Fame in 1984; He was a top softball player with the Whips in the 60’s, and was inducted into the Chicago 16 Inch Softball Hall of Fame; Jim distinguished himself as a referee and an umpire throughout the city of Chicago for many years; He was always noted for his hustle and great judgment in big games; Visitation Sunday 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. with a 6:00 p.m. Chapel Service at Curley Funeral Home, 6116 W. 111th Street, Chicago Ridge; Interment Private; For Funeral Info 708-422-2700, or www.curleyfuneralhome.com


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Visitation

Sunday

2

Dec

1:00 PM 12/2/2018 1:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 12/2/2018 7:00:00 PM
Curley Funeral Home

6116 West 111th Street
Chicago Ridge, IL 60415

Curley Funeral Home
6116 West 111th Street Chicago Ridge 60415 IL
United States

Service

Sunday

2

Dec

6:00 PM 12/2/2018 6:00:00 PM
Curley Funeral Home

6116 West 111th Street
Chicago Ridge, IL 60415

Curley Funeral Home
6116 West 111th Street Chicago Ridge 60415 IL
United States
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