James Joseph Murphy

May 20, 1954 ~ December 16, 2019 (age 65)


James J. Murphy, 65, of Benedict Street, Providence, passed away peacefully at home on Monday December 16, 2019.

Born in Providence he was the son of the late Matthew J. and Rose V. ( Boule ) Murphy.

James was a graduate of Lasalle Academy, Providence and had been a Clerk for the former Almac's Market.

James is survived by his siblings, John W. Murphy and his wife Christine of Lincoln, NH, Kathleen M. Cook and her husband William of Cranston, Joan M. Murphy of Providence, nieces and nephews, Matthew J. Cook and his wife Melissa of Simsbury, CT., Michaela K. Cook of Cranston, William J. Murphy and his companion Amy of Swansea, MA, Jill C. Murphy-Hungerford and her husband David of St. James, NY, Leanne J. DeMarco and her husband Daniel of Uxbridge, MA, great nieces and nephews, Landon Cook, Bryce Cook, Hannah Murphy, Layla Murphy, Cameron Murphy, Arielle DeMarco, Addison DeMarco and Bailey DeMarco.

Funeral Service will be held Friday December 20, 2019 at 9:00 am from the Russell J. Boyle and Son Funeral Home, 331 Smith Street, Providence. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 10:00 am in St. Augustine Church, 639 Mt. Pleasant Avenue, Providence followed by burial in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston.


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Funeral Service
December 20, 2019

9:00 AM
Funeral Home, Providence
331 Smith Street
Providence, RI 02908

Mass of Christian Burial
December 20, 2019

10:00 AM
Saint Augustine Church
639 Mount Pleasant Avenue
Providence, RI 02908

December 20, 2019

11:20 AM
Saint Ann Cemetery
73 Church Street
Cranston, RI 02920

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