Obituary — William Murray

William Murray
Korean War Veteran

At the Winchester District Memorial Hospital on Saturday, January 4, William Murray of Chesterville, age 87. Beloved husband of the late Myrtle Murray (nee Morphy) for over 64 years. Loving father of Heather Bailey (Stan) of Maple Ridge, B.C., Joan Bajak (Robert) of Hamilton and Donna Windley (John) of Wasaga Beach. Dear brother of Fern Kernighan of Moncton, Lester (Dot) of Moncton, Myrna Murray of Brighton and Richard (Barbara) of Picton. Brother-in-law of Lois Scott of Pembroke. William will be fondly remembered by grandchildren Walter, Melanie, Wayne (Melanie), Lisa, James, Christopher, Andrea (Joey), Jessica (Nigel), Jolene and great-grandchildren Easton, Quinn, Ben, Logan, Jonathan, Jaymeleigh and Xavier. Predeceased by his son Bill, his sisters Phyllis Anderson, Mary Swift, Frances Godsoe, Marguerite Holland, Maude Murray, Marla Burke and his brother Daniel. Also survived by nieces and nephews.

Funeral Arrangements

Friends may call at the Marsden and McLaughlin Funeral Home, Chesterville, on Thursday, January 9 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Legion service will be held on Thursday evening at 6:30 p.m. Funeral service will be held at St. Clare’s Anglican Church, Winchester, on Friday, January 10, at 11 a.m., followed by cremation. Donations to St. Clare’s Anglican Church would be gratefully acknowledged by the family. If you are making your donation online or by cheque directly to the charity, please include the following note with your gift “please notify the family”. Online condolences may be made at

Interment of Cremated Remains
Beechwood Cemetery, Ottawa

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