Max Murphy

July 18, 1934 - October 30, 2013 

Max Murphy

July 18, 1934 - October 30, 2013 

Obituary for Max Murphy

Max R. Murphy, a gentle soul, left us very peacefully surrounded by his sons, Mike and Chad, and former wife and best friend, Ruth (Henricson) on October 30, 2013.

Max was born July 18, 1934 to Loren and Lois (Mink) Murphy in Goshen, IN. He graduated from Depauw University and Yale University School of Law with his Juris Doctorate in 1959. He moved to Holland in the late 1960’s, and spent his entire career with the same law firm, which is now known as Cunningham-Dalman P.C.

He is survived by his son Michael and wife Lark, and their children Alex and Cassie; his son Chad and wife Carrie, and their children, Jordan and Joshua.

A memorial service will be held 11:30am, Saturday, November 2, 2013, at Maple Avenue Ministries, 427 Maple Avenue, Holland. Officiating will be the Rev. Denise Kingdom-Grier and C.J. Kingdom Grier.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks you consider donations to Hospice of Holland or Maple Avenue Ministries.

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