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Charleroi Location
Thursday November 8th, 2018
10:00am - 11:00am

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Charleroi Location
Thursday November 8th, 2018

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Colleen M. Murphy

Colleen Murphy 56 of Donora, passed away peacefully with family by her side on Sunday November 4, 2018 at Mon Valley Care Center, after a courageous year long battle with small cell lung cancer. Born in N. Charleroi on December 13, 1961, a daughter of the late John J. and Dorma Ellis Murphy. Colleen worked as a caregiver for many years and then became a longtime employee at Kentucky Fried Chicken in Belle Vernon until her illness. She enjoyed gambling, bingo and jigsaw puzzles. Colleen is survived by 3 brothers; Anthony (Johanna) Murphy of Belle Vernon, John (Jessica) Murphy of Donora and Fred Murphy of Monessen, several cousins,nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews including Lisa Murphy of Carroll Twp., and Danny Murphy of Alamogordo, NM, and very close cousins Patti and Mark Trilli of Donora. She was preceded in death by her brother Dwayne Murphy, beloved sister Dianne Murphy and her feline companion Spot. Family and friends will be received on Thursday November 8, 2018 at the Melenyzer Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Inc. 825 Fallowfield Ave. Charleroi from 10:00am-11:00am at which time funeral services will be held with Rev. Margaret Jo Friedhof presiding. Interment will follow at Belle Vernon Cemetery. The family wishes to extend a special thank you to the doctors and nurses at Mon Valley Hospital and Melenyzer & Sweeney Medical Oncology and Radiation departments for their wonderful care of Colleen


She was a super amazing person. Always provided me with some of the best customer service at the KFC. She is so missed by me.

Edward Brecht Nov 18 2018 12:00 AM

To the Murphy family, our thoughts and prayers are with you. I've known you for years and you guys have had a difficult year. May God be with you and comfort you. Sincerely, Rosie Turcaso Suity and Carla Yakich

Rose Suity and Carla Yakich Nov 16 2018 12:00 AM

Thoughts and prayers to you all. She was a wonderful women it was my pleasure in knowing her. With sad hearts Bailey and Tracy Wheeler

Tracy Wheeler Nov 12 2018 12:00 AM

Snooky, Jackie, and Fred and families may your sisters memory be eternal... So sorry for your loss.

Robbie and Cindy Bellora Nov 8 2018 12:00 AM

Fred and Family, My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.. Debbie Mason

Debra Mason Nov 7 2018 12:00 AM

So sorry for you loss, you are in my thoughts and prayers. Nita Menendez

Nita Menendez Nov 6 2018 12:00 AM