man Joseph Bernard MURPHY‏‎
Born ‎22 Oct 1889 St. Wendel, Stearns County, Minnesota, died ‎8 Jul 1971 St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN‎, 81 years
Joseph B. Murphy, 81, a retired railroad employee, died Thursday at the St. Cloud Hospital. He was born Oct. 22, 1889 in St. Wendel, Minn. , to John and Katherine (Doyle) Murphy. He was a resident of St. Cloud for many years and employed by the Great Northern Railroad more tha n 30 years, retiring in 1953.

He married Mary Ellen Murphy in St. Columbkille Church in 1910. He is survived by his widow; children, Mrs. Lawrence (Emma) Kahl, Los Angeles, Calif.; Mrs. Nestor (Theresa) Maglich, St. Paul; Mr. J. Hugh Murphy, Duluth, Minn.; the Rev. Malachy Murphy OSB, St. John's Abbey, Collegeville, Minn.; Mrs. John (Mary Ellen) Katsis, Chicago, Ill.; Mrs. Elizabeth Konyot and Mrs. Roy (Cecilia) Laramie, St. Cloud; Cmdr. Loretta Murphy USN, Oakland, Calif.; 25 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; sisters and brother, John, Mrs. Susan Buttweiler, St. Cloud; and Mrs. James Slamnik, St. Stephen, Minn. He was preceded in death by sons Leo and Bernard, one brother and one sister.

St. Cloud Daily Times (MN), Friday, July 9, 1971. page 5

Married ‎1910 St. Columbkille Church (60 or 61 years married) to:

woman Mary Ellen MURPHY‏‎, daughter of Daniel MURPHY and Elizabeth Ann ROONEY‏.
Born ‎12 Jan 1888 Stearns Co., Minnesota, died ‎4 Aug 1972 Stearns County, Minnesota‎, 84 years

Children:

1.
man Leo W MURPHY‏‎
Born ‎11 Oct 1911 Montana, died ‎12 Aug 1930 Wilkin County, Minnesota‎, 18 years
2.
woman Emma Olive MURPHY‏
Born ‎26 Jun 1913 Conrad, Pondera, Montana, USA, died ‎11 Apr 2000 Salem, Oregon‎, 86 years
Emma Olive Ruhr Kahl, 86, of Salem died Tuesday.

She was born in Conrad, Mont., and worked in food service for Ventur a School District in California for 10 years. After retiring she move d from Los Angeles to Salem in 1975. She enjoyed traveling, reading an d music. Her first husband, Ben Ruhr, is deceased.

Survivors include her husband, Lawrence, whom she married in 1952; dau ghter, Ellen Mendenhall of Salem; sons, Robert Ruhr of Salem and Micha el Kahl of Dallas; sisters, Cely Laramie of Minnesota and Eileen Katsi s of Illinois; brother, Hugh Murphy of Minnesota; 11 grandchildren; an d five great-grandchildren.

Visiting will be 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today at Barrick Funeral Home. Rosar y will be 9:30 a.m. and Mass 10 a.m. Friday at St. Vincent de Paul Cat holic Church, where she was a member. Interment will be 1:30 p.m. Frid ay at Willamette National Cemetery in Portland.
3.
woman Theresa K MURPHY‏
Born ‎9 May 1915 Whitebird, Idaho, died ‎2 Mar 1998 Arden Hills, Ramsey County, Minnesota‎, 82 years
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4.
man John Hugh MURPHY‏‎
Born ‎21 Jan 1918 Stearns County, Minnesota, died ‎26 Mar 2009 Fargo, Cass County, North Dakota‎, 91 years
5.
man Patrick Edward MURPHY‏‎
Born ‎29 Dec 1919 Melrose, Stearns Co, MN, died ‎4 Jul 1978 Stearns County, Minnesota‎, 58 years
6.
woman Cecelia Julia MURPHY‏
Born ‎28 Jan 1922 Stearns County, Minnesota, died ‎after 1986‎, at least 64 years
7.
woman Mary Eileen MURPHY‏ PRIVACY FILTER
8.
woman Elizabeth A MURPHY‏
Born ‎17 Jan 1926 Stearns County, Minnesota, died ‎2 Jul 1984 Sherburne County, Minnesota‎, 58 years
There’s no room for her husband’s vitals on her gravestone - praying h ands are carved there instead.
9.
man Bernard Jerome MURPHY‏‎
Born ‎11 Apr 1928 Stearns County, Minnesota, died ‎12 Dec 1951 Hennepin County, Minnesota‎, 23 years
10.
woman Loretta Mae MURPHY‏‎
Born ‎24 Jun 1930 Stearns County, Minnesota, died ‎22 Mar 1985 San Diego, California‎, 54 years