FAIRFIELD, Conn. - Patricia Murphy of Fairfield died Aug. 27. She was 70.
Murphy was born Nov. 12, 1942, in Texas, daughter of Francis and Frances Murphy. She completed college and obtained her paralegal degree from Sacred Heart University. Before retiring, she worked at the nonprofit STAR Inc. for more than 10 years. She was a member of the Embroiders’ Guild of America.
Murphy is survived by her daughter, Elizabeth Stapp (Dave) Oxhorn of Brooklyn, N.Y.; son-in-law, Paul Mignini of Aubrey, Texas; two grandchildren; sister, Kathleen Murphy Keedy (Dan) of Haslett, Mich.; brother, Ric Murphy of Buffalo Grove, Ill. She was predeceased by her parents; and daughter, Cynthia Mignini of Aubrey, Texas.
A memorial service will be held in the fall.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the Selwyn College Preparatory School, Development Office, 3333 W. University Drive, Denton, TX 76207.
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