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MURPHY JR., Henry P., of Randolph, passed away peacefully on March 8, 2019, at the age of 90. Born in Dorchester, Henry grew up in Milton and graduated from Franklin Tech. He proudly served his country in the United States Navy. In 1954, Henry moved to Randolph and has been a resident there for the past 65 years. He was very active in Randolph youth sports as a coach. Henry was a master electrician by trade. He retired from Boston Edison after 42 years of service as a meter inspector and was a proud member of UWUA, Local 369. His joy in life was spending time dancing, traveling, skiing, and playing ping pong with his beloved wife Mary with whom he shared 65 wonderful years of marriage. Henry was also an avid swimmer and runner. Henry loved to host many parties for friends and family for all occasions, especially the 4th of July and New Year’s Eve. He will truly be missed by all who were blessed to have known him. Henry is survived by his loving wife Mary (McAuliffe) Murphy. Loving and devoted father of Stephen Murphy and his wife Susan of FL, Brian Murphy and his late wife Mary of Stoughton, Kevin Murphy and his wife Helene of Hopkinton, Patricia Noviello and her husband Paul of Raynham, and Maureen Murphy and her husband Douglas Pedersen of Westborough. Dear son of the late Henry and Mary (Walsh) Murphy. Caring grandfather of 15 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend visiting hours on Tuesday, March 12th from 4:00 – 8:00 PM in the Cartwright Funeral Home, 419 No. Main St. (RT. 28), Randolph. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, March 13th at 10:00 AM in St. Mary Church, 211 No. Main St., Randolph. Burial will follow in Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his name to The American Heart Assoc. 300 5th Ave, Waltham, MA 02451.The family would like to express their sincere thanks to the staff at Sunrise of Braintree for their compassionate care.

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