John J. Murphy


John J. Murphy, 90, of New Albany, Indiana, passed away on Sunday, April 14, 2019. He graduated from New Albany High School in 1946 and from Indiana University in 1956. He worked various places including Prudential Insurance, IBM Corp., Ford Motor Co. and retired from American Commercial Barge Lines in Jeffersonville in 1990.
John was born on January 3, 1929 in Milltown, Indiana to the late John W. and Hazel (Hawkins) Murphy. Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Doris (Kahl) Murphy; brother, Dennis Murphy; grandchildren, Tonya Line and Scott Murphy Jr.
John is survived by his children, Debbie (Phillip) Line, Mark Murphy, Scott Murphy, Laura (Mike) Woulfe; grandchildren, Matt (Tracy) Sinex, Tyler Woulfe, Chris (Sarah) Line; and great-grandchildren, Keigan, Makinna, Ian, Kaylyn and Jaxon.
Private services for John will be at Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions (3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany). He will be laid to rest at Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park in New Albany.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in John's memory can be made to the Alzheimer's Association (6100 Dutchmans Lane, Suite 401, Louisville, KY 40205).
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Published on April 15, 2019
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Betty Conner
Apr 16, 2019
Dear Debbie, Phil and family, Please accept my condolences for the loss of your father. With love Betty