Kate Murphy - obituary

Mrs Michael Guilfoyle, 68

Mrs Michael Guilfoyle, 68*

Mrs Catherine Guilfoyle, 68, of Stewart Road, Swan Lake, died Tuesday while visiting relatives in Brooklyn. 

A housewife, she was the widow of Michael Guilfoyle and had lived at Swan Lake the past 37 years. 

She was born at County Longford, Ireland, Oct. 6, 1899, a daughter of Michael Murphy and Marie Lyons. She was a communicant of St. Peter’s Church, Liberty. 

She is survived by a son, Michael Jr of the Bronx; two daughters, Mrs Marie Garry of Brooklyn and White Lake and Mrs Rita Townsend of Swan Lake; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews. 

A Rosary service will be at 8 Thursday at the Masterson Home, Liberty. A Requiem Mass will be celebrated at 10 Friday morning at St. Peter’s Church, with the Rev. John J. Brinn presiding. Burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery.

[*She was actually 74]
 

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Relates to Place:

Brooklyn, New York, United States
Swan Lake, New York, United States

Acknowledgements

Gavin Bell

Citation

Encyclopedia Titanica (2020) Kate Murphy - obituary (Liberty News, Thursday 26th September 1968, ref: #129, published 24 April 2020, generated 14th July 2020 07:38:23 PM); URL : https://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/kate-murphy-obituary.html