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PORTSMOUTH, NH - Doris M. Murphy of Salmon Ave, Portsmouth, NH passed away peacefully Sunday, September 27, 2015 at Portsmouth Regional Hospital with family by her side.

Born in Sherman Mills, Maine on November 14, 1930, she was the daughter of George M. and Doris V. (Morgan) Evans.

Doris attended local schools graduating from Sherman Mills High School.

She married her loving husband of nearly sixty six years John E. Murphy and raised their family in Bangor. In 1979 they moved to Eliot where they made their home and enjoyed the community until 2011.

She was a wonderful cook and enjoyed working part time at Sears Department Store.

Doris is survived by her husband John of Portsmouth, daughter Dara and Alan Redden of Eliot, ME, son John and Susan Murphy of Glenburn, ME, grandson Brian Redden and Jaime Alonzi of Newmarket, NH, brother John Evans of Spanaway, WA.

She will be dearly missed by those who knew and loved her.

Friends may visit with Doris's family on Thursday from 6-8 pm in the JS Pelkey Funeral Home 125 Old Post Road Kittery Maine 03904. A funeral will be celebrated on Friday at noon at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made by visiting www.jspelkeyfuneralhome.com
Published on  September 30, 2015
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