The Times West Virginian

Obituaries

September 19, 2013

William P. Murray Jr.

William P. Murray Jr., 86, of Fairmont, passed away Tuesday (Sept. 17, 2013) at the Louis A. Johnson Veteran’s Medical Center in Clarksburg.  

He was born Oct. 1, 1926. in Pueblo, Colo., son of the late William Sr. and Ellen (Holman) Murray.

Bill proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy. He retired as a fireman for the City of Fairmont with 26 years of service. He was a lifetime member of the V.F.W. Post 629, former member of American Legion 408, Military Order of Cooties and the Military Veteran’s Council.

Bill is survived by his wife of 62 years, Betty (Myers) Murray; two sons, William P. Murray III of Reston, Va., and Thomas Murray and wife Linda of Aurora, Colo.; one daughter, Beth Ann Hirschmann and husband Karl of Golden, Colo.; two grandchildren, Anna Hirschmann and Erik Hirschmann; one brother, Alfred Murray of Fairmont; three sisters, Rita Kominouski of Orlando, Fla., Verla Dupius of Las Vegas, and Phyllis Boehm of Spring Valley, Ohio; two sisters-in-law, Mildred Donaldson and Norma Hamilton, both of New Smyrna Beach, Fla.; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Janet Harding and Mary Ellen Spenjak; one brother, Philip Murray; and five brothers-in-law, Leo Harding, Carl Spenjak, Jack Boehm, William Donaldson and Leonard Hamilton.

The family will receive friends at Domico Funeral Home, 414 Gaston Ave. in Fairmont, from 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday and 10 to 11 a.m. Monday. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in the funeral home, with Deacon David Lester officiating. Interment will follow at the West Virginia National Cemetery in Grafton with full military rites being performed at graveside by the Marion County Veteran’s Council.

Condolences may be sent online to the family at www.domicofh.com.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Karen Carpenter

    Karen Joyce Carpenter, 61, of Fairmont, went to be with her precious Savior on Thursday (July 24, 2014) at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown following an extended illness.

    July 27, 2014

  • John Gray

    John Alfred Gray, 92, of Fairmont, passed away Friday evening, July 25, 2014, in the Genesis Pierpont Healthcare Center.

    July 27, 2014

  • Myra Riddle

    Myra “Lou” Riddle, 80, of Farmington, went to be with the Lord and her family who went before her on Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown with her family by her side.

    July 27, 2014

  • Carl Stewart

    Carl Lee Stewart, 78, of Fairmont, formerly of Mannington, died Friday, July 25, 2014, at Fairmont General Hospital.

    July 27, 2014

  • Myra Riddle

    Myra “Lou” Riddle, 80, of Farmington, went to be with the Lord and her family who went before her on Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, with her family by her side.

    July 26, 2014

  • Karen Carpenter

    Karen Joyce Carpenter, 61, of Fairmont, went to be with her precious Savior on Thursday (July 24, 2014) at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown following an extended illness.

    July 26, 2014

  • June Rinehart

    Jacqueline June Rinehart, 83, of Mannington, died Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Fairmont General Hospital.

    July 26, 2014

  • Thomas Byrd

    Thomas A. “T-Byrd” Byrd, 50, of Pennsylvania Avenue, Fairmont, passed away Thursday evening in Fairmont General Hospital.

    July 26, 2014

  • Michael Arbogast

    Michael Eugene Arbogast, 60, husband of loving wife and caregiver, Susan, went to be with God and his mother and father, Lonnie and Mary Arbogast, on Tuesday (July 22, 2014) at his home.

    July 25, 2014

  • Karen Carpenter

    Karen Carpenter, of Fairmont, passed away Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.

    July 25, 2014

House Ads
Featured Ads