He was born July 21, 1937, in Glouster, Ohio, to Mavin E. and Hazel M. Winn Murphy. He was a U.S. Army Veteran and enjoyed discussing history, especially the “old days” and visiting with friends.
He is survived by his wife of almost 46 years, Loretta Gaul Murphy; a daughter and son-in-law, Pamela and John Bostic of Beverly, Ohio; brothers, Robert Murphy and Gary Murphy of Reedsville, Ohio; a sister, Marty Williams of Coolville, Ohio; his special companion, Jessie; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, David R. (Dick); and infant brother, Martin; and man’s best friend, Winston.
It was Ed’s wishes to be cremated and there will be no visitation or services.
You may pay your respects with online condolences by visiting www.white-schwarzelfuneralhome.com.