DEDHAM - Dwayne "Tom" Murphy Sr., born July 30, 1963, passed away peacefully in his home on January 21, 2016.
He was born in Portland, ME, spending most of his life in the Penobscot County area. Tom graduated from Brewer High School in 1982. He married his wife, Amy Murphy, on June 26, 1999. He was an avid outdoors lover, enjoyed tattooing and driving truck, but most of all spending quality time with family and friends.
Tom was survived by his loving wife, Amy (Gomm) Murphy; and four children, Dwayne Murphy Jr., Robert Murphy and partner, Bekki, Delcina Gomm and husband, Joe, and Amber Gomm and fiance, Mario. He is also survived by his siblings, David Meachum and wife, Linda, Donna Burgess and husband, Hank, and Diamond Murphy and partner, Jeff; as well as three grandchildren; special friend, Ike; and many extended family members and devoted friends. He was predeceased by his father, George Murphy; mother, Natalie Townes Murphy; and brother, Tom "Hunter" Ricker.
Services will be held at a day and time to be announced. Memorial donations in Dwayne's memory may be made to Amy Murphy, 896 Bald Mountain Road, Dedham, Maine 04429. Condolences may be expressed at www.BrookingsSmith.com,
Published on  January 23, 2016