Thomas Edmund Murray


Thomas Edmund Murray, 81, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016.

Born in October 1935 in Seymour, he was the son of Edmund and Verna Murray.

Tom was a Butler University graduate, Lamda Chi Alpha; a member of the Elks of Washington, Missouri; and was retired from McDonnell Douglas Corp., where he worked for many years. Tom served his country in the U.S. Army. He will be dearly missed.

Survivors include his son, Geoffrey (Christine) Murray, and he was patriarch for Debra Snyder, Nancy Holtgrewe Van Meter, Kathy Weber, Judy Bailey and Larry Holtgrewe, from his deceased wife, Jacqueline; brother, Jim Murray, Seymour; former wife, Janet Murray; grandchildren, Ethan Murray and Marcella Murray; and nephew Daniel Murray.

The funeral service will be at noon Monday at the Affton Chapel of Kutis Funeral Home in St. Louis. Interment will be at J. B. National Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday.

Memorials may be given to the USO.