She was the wife of the late Francis J. Murphy who died Oct. 5, 2003.
Born in Lowell, MA, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Irene Coughlin.
She lived in Tyngsboro for many years prior to moving to Mason, NH and mostly recently Greenville, NH with her daughter.
Marion was a communicant of St. John the Evangelist Church in N. Chelmsford.
She is survived by two daughters and their husbands, Carol and Robert Inniss of Merrimack, NH, and Maureen and Elmer St. John of Greenville, NH; her son, Michael Murphy of Sarasota, FL; 4 grandchildren, Lisa Inniss, Susan O’Brien, Sheree Wylie and Timothy St. John; nine great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours Sunday 4 to 7 P.M. at DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD. Funeral Monday at 10:00 A.M. from the Funeral Home with a funeral Mass at 11:00 A.M. at St. John the Evangelist Church 115 Middlesex St. N. Chelmsford. Burial St. Mary’s Cemetery, Tewksbury, MA. For those who wish, contributions in her name may be made to the Home Healthcare Hospice 312 Marlboro St. Keene, NH 03431 or to Animal Rescue League of NH 545 Route 101 Bedford, NH 03110. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041. Guestbook at www.dolanfuneralhome.com