Obituary of Francis J. Murray, III
Francis "Frank" J. Murray, III, age 61, of Lakeville, died on Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at the Charlton Memorial Hospital in Fall River.
Frank was born and grew up in Middleborough, the son of the late Francis & Jean (Sargent) Murray. He was a graduate of the Bristol-Plymouth Regional Technical Vocational High School, Class of 1976. For many years, Frank worked in the cable industry. He was a member of the Middleborough Elks Lodge #1274, Elks Riders and the Mitchell Club. Frank was an advocate for motorcycle runs for charity and was a founder of the KICK START FOR KIDNEYS.
Frank was the beloved husband for 43 years to Donna (Johansen) Murray; devoted father of Theresa Souza & her husband Matthew of Lakeville and his 4-legged son, Chopper; loving grandfather of Kaycee Monteiro, Tyllah Monteiro and Hayleigh Souza; dear brother of Dennis Murray & his wife Peggy of Raynham, Julie Allen & her husband Jose DaGraca of Wareham and the late Danny Murray and Sean Murray. He is also survived by his God-daughter, Amber Boivin-Ferreira, as well as many dear nieces, nephews, cousins, Annie Rounds and friends.
Visiting hours at the Ashley Funeral Home, 35 Oak Street, Middleborough, on Monday, July 15, 2019, from 3:00-6:00 PM, and continuing with a prayer service starting at 6:00 PM.
Interment services will be private.
Contributions in Frank's memory may be made to the Boston Children's Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115.