Desmond MURPHY

Death Notice
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Desmond Martin (Marty):
J Force #654714
Peacefully but unexpectedly, on Tuesday, April 18, 2017, at Rannerdale Veterans Village. Aged 90 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Gaynor, loved father and father-in-law of Pauline and Denis, Raewyn and Gary (Brisbane), Cathrine, Kay and Rob. Dearly loved grandad and great-grandad Marty of Rachel, Tracy, Grant, Jacinta, Scott, Justin, Rose, Grace, Jason, Corey, Lucy, Annabella, Grayson, Abigayle, Kegan, Lauren, Tameka, Phoenix, Cassandra, Jakia, and Skyla. Messages to the Murphy family c/o PO Box 10345, Christchurch 8145. A service to celebrate Marty's life, will be held in the Ferry Park Chapel, 297 Ferry Road, on Saturday, April 22, 2017, at 2.00pm. Private cremation thereafter.

Published in Timaru Herald on Apr. 19, 2017