Stapleton Family Funeral Home
and Crematorium Center

685 Park Ave Cranston, RI 02910 401-461-5050





MURPHY, GLORIA "PUDGE", 86, of Warwick, passed away Monday, April 30, 2018 at West View Nursing Center, West Warwick. Raised in Cranston, and a graduate of Cranston High School, class of 1949, she had lived in Warwick since 1959. She was predeceased by her parents Ferdinand and Florence (Smith) Pahl, and her sister Myrtle "Sugar" Olsen. A lover of music, she played the piano and ukulele, and was one third of the McPahlJe Sisters, a singing trio in the 1940's. She leaves behind her husband of 64 years, Richard Murphy, 2 sons; Paul (Linda) Murphy of Coventry, John (Gretchen) Murphy of Branford, CT, a daughter Kyle (Thomas) Larkin of Danielson, CT, a brother Fred "Bud" (Ann) Pahl of Scituate, 5 grandchildren, Erin Murphy, Samantha Larkin, Jenifer (Aaron) Greenleaf, Lizbet Ferrante, Johnny Ferrante, a great granddaughter, Amira Rose Greenleaf, and many nieces, nephews and friends. Calling hours will be held Thursday from 4-7pm in the Stapleton Family Funeral Home, 684 Park Avenue, Cranston. Funeral Friday at 9:00am with a Funeral Service Friday at 10:00am. Burial to follow in Pawtuxet Memorial Park, Warwick.














Julia Church
November 8, 2018

John W. Sinapi Sr.
October 29, 2018

Linda L. Franco
October 28, 2018

Tracey Ann Deming
October 20, 2018

Ronald S. Wilson Sr.
August 29, 2018

David W. Dailey
August 9, 2018

Kenneth Chin
July 26, 2018

Luis Alfredo Ramos Diaz
July 15, 2018

Margaret L Haggerty "Peg"
July 24, 2018

Hilda L Matano
June 27, 2018

Chuck Sum Yee
June 23, 2018

Kwai Sin Chin
June 7, 2018

Harrison J. Day
May 11, 2018

Juanita M. Santos LPN
May 2, 2018

Gloria "Pudge" Murphy
April 30, 2018

Richard A.Froncillo
April 20, 2018

Margaret A. Roundeau
March 20, 2018

Zhen Bong Chen
March 18, 2018

Margaret S. Degnan
February 24, 2018

John Chin
February 13, 2018

Jonn J Curran Jr
February 10 2018

Margaret Reed
January 28, 2018



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