MARIE AMELIA HUGHES MURPHY, longtime resident of Bel Air, MD, died Feb. 22, 2006, at Treasure Coast Hospice, Stuart, FL. She was 85. Born in Baltimore, MD, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Agnes Kempf Hughes. She was predeceased by her husband, Donald E. Murphy. She is survived by five daughters, Dona Cannon of Churchville, MD, Eileen Miles of Loveland, CO, Jeanne Noble of Stuart, FL, Clair Smith of Morgan Hill, CA and Alice Hiseler of Loveland, CO and two sons, Raymond Murphy of Port St. Lucie, FL and Michael Murphy of Havre de Grace, MD; 16 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and a brother, Howard L. Hughes, SM. In addition to her parents she is predeceased by a brother, Thomas Hughes and a sister, Catherine Smoot. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10:00 a.m., March 17, 2006, at St. Margaret Catholic Church, Bel Air, MD with Msgr. George Moeller officiating. Interment will be in Highview Memorial Gardens in Fallston, MD.