Murphy, Joseph Gerald, Jr.
October 8, 1944 – October 6, 2017
Age 72 of Cottage Grove. Beloved Husband, Dad, Grandpa, Brother, Uncle, and Friend Joseph Murphy Jr., age 72, passed away peacefully from cancer surrounded by his loving family. He is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Mary Anne; daughters, Melinda, Kathleen & Kim; grandchildren; great grandchildren; many relatives and friends. We will gather to celebrate his life on October 9, 2017 from 5-8 p.m. at Country Inn & Suites at 8350 E Point Douglas Rd., Cottage Grove, MN. A private family service will be held on a future date. (Published in the Pioneer Press on Oct. 8, 2017).