MOUNT VERNON — Margaret “Peggy” Murphy, 65, died Friday, May 22, 2009, at The Laurels of Mount Vernon.
She was born Aug. 8, 1943, in Danville. Her parents were the late Dwight “Ted” and Mary Banbury.
She is survived by her sons, Fred Michael (Amy) Murphy Sr. of Newark, Pat Murphy of Mount Vernon, and Glenn Roger (Patricia) Murphy Jr. of Newark; 13 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; sisters, Wanda Daugherty of Newark and Mary Ekers of Mount Vernon; and a brother, Richard Welker of Jacksonville, Fla.
Calling hours will be Wednesday, May 27, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Fischer Funeral Home in Danville. A funeral service will follow, with the Rev. Steve Feazel officiating. Burial will take place Monday, June 1, at 10 a.m. in the Workman Cemetery at Danville.
Information is available at www.fischerfuneralhome.com.