Daniel P. Murray Sr.

Daniel P. Murray Sr. age 80 of Maryville, IL, born February 25, 1933 in Erie PA, passed away at 4:47pm Friday April 12, 2013 at Anderson Hospital in Maryville.

He was a member of Mother of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in Maryville, and was a past member of St. Boniface Catholic Church in Edwardsville, IL. In the past he was involved with St. Vincent De Paul and Faith in Action.  He was a Korean War Navy veteran, loved to golf, and really enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents Owen and Lila nee Curran Murray and two brothers Donald and Father Robert Murray.

Daniel is survived by his wife Margaret nee Mullooly Murray whom he married August 27, 1960, eight children Margaret Murray of Glen Carbon, IL, Daniel (Keacha) Murray Jr. of Edwardsville, IL, Bridget (William) Spaniel of Alexandria, VA, Patrick (Kathleen) Murray of Pittsburgh, PA, Mary Murray of Edwardsville, IL, Ann (John) Ellison of Chicago, IL, Nora (Ross) Capwell of Memphis, TN, and Ellen (John) Eska of Edwardsville, IL, 14 grandchildren, two brothers Owen (Joan) Murray of Richland, MI, James (Mary Beth) Murray of Erie, PA, and a dear aunt Katie Ann Murray of Erie, PA.

Visitation will be from 9:30am to 11:30am on Tuesday April 16, 2013 at Barry Wilson Funeral Home 2800 North Center Street Maryville.

Funeral mass will be at 12noon Tuesday April 16, 2013 at Mother of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in Maryville with Father Dan Dorsey celebrant.  Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery in Edwardsville, IL with military honors.

Memorials may be made to Glenmary Home Missioners P.O. Box 465618 Cincinnati, OH  45246-5618.

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