Lewiston, ME – Susan A. (Brown) Murphy, 45, of Greene passed away on Monday, November 5, 2012 at St. Mary’s Hospital, with her loving family by her side. She was the wife of Phillip G. Murphy Sr.
She was born in Sanford, ME on April 30, 1967 a daughter of the late Robert A. & Colleen (Bartlet) Brown. She graduated from Leavitt Area High School and went on to study at Mid-Maine College in Auburn.
She loved gardening and caring for her dogs, Emmy Lou and Leelu as well as her cats. She also enjoyed joy riding in her truck and was an avid equestrian.
Besides her husband she is survived by her daughter Meghan Murphy and her partner John Bell of Turner and her grandson Caenan Bell also of Turner. Her daughter and granddaughter meant the world to Susan and they will miss her fiercely. She also leaves a stepson Phillip G. Murphy Jr. of Exeter, NH, her mother in law Eleanor Murphy of Auburn, two sisters in law Deb Murphy and her husband Dale Brown of Minot and Cristel Murphy of Oxford, a brother in law Thomas Murphy Jr. of Auburn and many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. She was also the daughter in law of the late Thomas Murphy Sr.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial visitation on Saturday November 10, 2012 from 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at the Chapman Gathering Room at Gracelawn Memorial Park, 980 Turner Street, Auburn, with a memorial service to be held at 1:30 p.m. in the gathering room.
Burial will follow in Valley Cemetery in Greene, ME.
Arrangements are under the care of Advantage Funeral & Cremation Services, 981 Forest Ave, Portland. Please visit www.advantageportland.com to sign Susan’s guestbook.