David Murphy

January 31, 1939 - November 17, 2015

01/31/1939 - 11/17/2015

Past Services

Friday November 20, 2015
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Shadyside Chapel
3900 Central Avenue
Shadyside, Ohio 43947
740-676-4310 | Directions
Friday November 20, 2015
1:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Shadyside Chapel
3900 Central Avenue
Shadyside, Ohio 43947
740-676-4310 | Directions
Friday November 20, 2015
2:00 pm
Powhatan Cemetery
Powhatan Point, Ohio 43942

David Murphy, 76 of Bellaire, Ohio died Tuesday November 17, 2015 at Acuity-Belmont Hospital in Bellaire, OH.

He was born January 31, 1939 a son of the late Clyde and Elsie (Trowman) Murphy in Niagara Falls, NY.

David was a veteran of the Marine Corps and worked as a welder for Navistar until his retirement in 2001. He was an avid fan of the Buffalo Bills and Duke.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and two brothers, Robert and Donald Murphy.

He is survived by his loving companion of 25 years Elda Carpenter of Bellaire, Ohio, his son David Murphy of Niagara Falls, NY and two step daughters, Lisa (Scott) Edgar of Jacobsburg, Ohio and Sherri (Keith) Davidson of Shadyside, Ohio. He is also survived by a niece Kathleen Murphy and a nephew James Murphy both of Niagara Falls, NY and a nephew Daniel Murphy of Buffalo, NY as well as three step grandchildren Nathan and Brittnee Edgar and Alyxis Davidson along with several cousins.

Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 3900 Central Ave, Shadyside, Ohio 43947 from 10 am until time of service at 1pm on Friday November 20, 2015with Rev. David Roberts Officiating.

Burial will follow in Powhatan Cemetery where the Belmont County Veterans Association will confer full military honors.

Memorial contributions can be made to the First Presbyterian Church in Shadyside, Ohio.

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Sharon Jackson
7 years ago

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Cheryl J Skinner, Patriot Guard
7 years ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time

May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of David Murphy, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your work on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.

My thoughts and prayers are with the family of…..

US Marine Veteran, David Murphy, “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †