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Obituaries

Donal Murphy

OAK BROOK — Donal R. Murphy, 71, of Oak Brook died suddenly, Friday, Oct. 26, 2012.

Beloved husband of Elizabeth "Betty" Murphy (nee Harris); loving father of Doug, Sheryl Murphy (Arnoldo Hutchinson) and Lisa Murphy; grandfather of Helena and Lucia Hutchinson; brother of Carol (the late Michael) McGee.

Visitation will be from 4 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the Coglianese Funeral Home, 7508 County Line Road, Burr Ridge, and from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday at the Putnam Christian Church. Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. with burial in the Putnam Cemetery.

Memorials may be directed to Honor Flight Inc., 300 E. Auburn Ave., Springfield, OH 45505; or Cavalier Rescue USA, in care of 1345 Eagle Run Drive, Sanibel, FL 33957.

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