Allan Murphy


After a brief illness with cancer, Allan Brian Murphy passed away peacefully on Sunday February 11, 2013. He was in his 69th year.  

Allan will be greatly missed by his loving companion of 37 years, Josephine Jacques. 

He was dear father of David (Kim), Cindy (Tom Varley), and Donna (Scott Gladstone) and step-father of Doreen (Jacques Kahalé), Judy (Michael Savic), Allen (Jo-Anne) Jacques, Nancy (Steven Saucier), Karen (Eric Irvine), and Lynn (Grant Leslie). 

He leaves behind his grandchildren Chantelle, Charnelle, Cassandra, Tyler, Ellie, his great-granddaughter, Sophia, 14 step-grandchildren and four step-great-grandchildren. 

He was dear brother of Catherine (Gary Kavanagh), and Margaret Richards. 

Allan will be sadly missed by his family, friends, and many nieces and nephews and by his faithful dog, Buddy. 

He was predeceased by his parents, Patrick and Dorothy Murphy and siblings Patricia, Donald, Jean, Jim, Shirley, and Michael.  

Funeral arrangements were under the care and direction of Lahaie and Sullivan, Cornwall Funeral Home, West Branch, 20 Seventh St. West. In keeping with Allan’s wishes, Cremation has taken place.  A private service will be held at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Morrisburg.  

As expressions of sympathy, Memorial Donations may be made to Hospice Cornwall, 1507 Second Street West, where compassionate care was provided by doctors, nurses and volunteers.  Special thanks to Mack and Nancy Dunning.   

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