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Eleanor A. Murphy

June 11, 1923 July 30, 2018
Eleanor A.  Murphy
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nee Costello; Age 95; Devoted wife of the late William (Ret. CPD) for 64 years;
Loving mother of Maureen (the late Edward) Leake, the late Marilyn (James Ret. CPD) Hickey, Madalyn (late James) Gallo, and Michelle (Thomas CPD) Downes; Cherished grandmother of 12; the late Jennifer Leake Hendrickson, Colin (Angie) Leake, Lindsay (Kevin) Simpson, the late Sean Leake, Matthew (Mary Kate) Hickey, Erin (Ryan) Moody, Megan (John) Cummings, Brian Gallo, William (Kelly) Gallo, Daniel (Charissa) Downes, Martin Downes, and Ryan Downes; Proud great-grandmother of 19; Dear sister of the late William (late Betty) Costello, late Francis (late Marian), and the late Robert (Shirley) Costello; Member of CPD Gold Star Families; We would like to thank the staff at Smith Village for taking such wonderful care of our mother over the past seven years; Visitation Thursday 3:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Curley Funeral Home 6116 W. 111th Street, Chicago Ridge; Funeral Friday, all family and friends will meet directly at St. Christina Church, 111th & Christiana Ave. Chicago; Mass 9:30 a.m.; Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery; In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Police Chaplains Ministry, 1140 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago, IL 60607; For Funeral info 708-422-2700, or

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3:00 PM 8/2/2018 3:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 8/2/2018 8:00:00 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





9:30 AM 8/3/2018 9:30:00 AM
St Christina Catholic Church

3342 W 111th St
Chicago, , IL 60655

St Christina Catholic Church
3342 W 111th St Chicago, 60655 IL
United States

Cemetery Details


Holy Sepulchre Cemetery Final Resting Place

6001 W 111th St,
Alsip, , IL 60803

6001 W 111th St, Alsip, 60803 IL
United States

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