Obituary of Patricia Murray
Murray, Patricia Ann, It is with great sadness that the family of Patricia Ann Murray (nee Henry) announces her passing on Sunday, September 24, 2017 at the age of 80 years. She passed away peacefully at home with her five children at her bedside.
Pat was the loving mother of Donald, Daniel (Yue), Richard, Michael (Patty), and Patti Guenther (Jay). Pat’s seven grandchildren, were a great joy in her life. Lori Ann, Richard (RJ), Nicholas, Sarah, Robert, John, and Loran loved their grandmother with vigor, and called her “Gammy”.
Pat was preceded by her husband of 40 years, Donald, her parents Vincent and Loretta (nee Berberich), and her aunt, Catharine Berberich.
Pat was born and raised in Philadelphia, PA with her brother George Henry (Loretta). She spent the last 37 years living near the beach in Ventnor, NJ.
Pat’s career priority was being the mother of five, but she was also a dedicated and hardworking employee for the Bulletin Insurance Company, Bally’s Casino and Trump Plaza Casino.
Pat was a lover of photographs, a proficient sand crab digger and a world-class back-floater. Pat loved food without discrimination. Friends and family remember her for her positive outlook on life, her good humor, her ability to see the best in every person, and her resilience during difficult times.
For the past 10 years, Pat cherished the companionship of Mr. Arthur (Artie) Boesz, a dedicated and loving partner.
Pat’s dogs, Gizmo, Bruno, and Romeo, were forever faithful to her and she in turn immediately forgave them for their many misbehaviors and accidents.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in memory of Pat on Saturday, September 30th at 11:00am, with a viewing beginning at 10:00am at Holy Trinity Parish: St. James Roman Catholic Church in Ventnor, NJ. Immediately following the Mass, burial will take place at Holy Cross Cemetery in Mays Landing, NJ. Arrangements by the George H Wimberg Funeral Home, Linwood – Ventnor. Condolences may be extended to the family at ghwimberg.com