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Kevin B. Murphy

July 20, 1946 ~ June 19, 2018 (age 71)
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 Kevin B. Murphy 71, died Tuesday, at home. He was the loving husband of Carol J. (Rezendes) Murphy. They were married for 50 years. 

Born in Providence, he was a son of the late James and Hannah (Sheehan) Murphy. 

Kevin formerly lived in the Fox Point Section of Providence before settling in Cranston in 1971. He was a 1964 graduate of Hope High School. He served our country proudly as a member of the United States Marine Corp. After his military service he worked at the Narragansett Electric Company for 38 years. He was also a member of the Cranston Council Knights of Columbus for many years. 

Besides his wife Carol, he leaves a daughter, Christine A. Murphy and her husband Ernest Varden, a son, Kevin J. Murphy, and his wife Lori, a sister, Margaret Coogan, and two loving grandchildren, Samantha A. and Jack A. Murphy. He was the brother of the late James Murphy, Daniel Murphy, and Barbara Poirer.

His funeral will be held on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 8:30 am from the Russell J. Boyle & Son Funeral Home, 331 Smith Street, Providence. Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am in Saint Joseph Church, 92 Hope Street, Providence, RI 02906. Burial will be in Saint Ann Cemetery, Cranston. Visiting hours Friday, 4-8 pm. 

In lieu of flowers, donations to your favorite charity in Kevin's name would be appreciated.

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