Mildred Murphy passed away on July 27, 2012, at McLaren Hospital, Lansing, MI, in the company of her husband and family. Millie was born on December 26, 1931, in Lansing, MI, the daughter of Nicholas Darmogray and Katherine (Duris). On August 14, 1965 Mildred was married to William M. Murphy. Preceding her in death were her parents, brothers Walter and Joseph, and her nephew Nicholas Darmogray.
Millie worked for more than 30 years as a clerical legal assistant in the offices of several Lansing area lawyers and judges. During her retirement Mrs. Murphy enjoyed looking after her flowers, caring for her pet cat, and traveling with friends and family to Michigan’s many casinos.
Surviving are her husband of 46 years, William M. Murphy, her son Nicholas, daughter-in-law Deborah, and grandson Peter Murphy. Also surviving are nephews Robert and Donald, and great-niece and nephew, Joe Ellen and Joe Darmogray.
The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 31, 2012, at St. Mary Cathedral in Lansing, MI. Interment will follow at Evergreen Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Monday at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. Memorial contributions may be made to the Capital Area Humane Society.