On March 12, 2003; DOUGLAS ERNEST MURPHY, SR.; beloved husband of Clara M. (nee Protani); devoted father of Douglas Murphy, Jr., Sean Murphy and his wife Debbie, Jeanne Coe and her husband Jon, John Murphy and the late Laura Valenti and Mark Murphy; loving grandfather of Natalia Valenti, Marion and Emily Coe; loving son of Margaret Robertson Murphy and the late Paul Murphy; dear brother of Paul Jr., Richard Murphy, Carolyn Dabirsiaghi, Brian Murphy, Sharon Sartor and Kevin Murphy. Also survived my many loving nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the family owned Leonard J. Ruck Inc., Funeral Home, 5305 Harford Rd, (at Echodale), on Thursday, 7 to 9 P.M. and Friday, 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday at 11 A.M. Interment Gardens of Faith Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Joseph Richey Hospice, 820 N. Eutaw Street, Baltimore, MD, 21201.
THE BALTIMORE SUN