Janis Murphy

JanisRichmond – Janis L. Murphy, died April 11, 2020, at the Richmond Elder Care.

She was born in Richmond, June 18, 1942, a daughter of Ralph and Thelma Ladd Pinkham.

She attended Richmond schools.

She worked at Harrington’s Restaurant in Richmond, Etonic Shoe in Richmond, Prout’s Strawberries & Vegetables in Bowdoinham, Progressive Housing Association at Westgate Estates in Bowdoin, and Enterprise Farm Greenhouse in Bowdoinham.

She was predeceased by her husband, Gary Murphy Sr., her parents, Ralph and Thelma Ladd Pinkham, her brothers, Marvin, Warren and Dennis Pinkham, her Father & Mother-in-law Thomas and Lucienne Murphy, sister-in-law, Susan Murphy McLean, brother-in-law, Randy Barber

Survivors include her son Gary Murphy Jr., of Richmond. Her grandchildren, Gage and Morgan Murphy of Richmond, her brother, Riley Pinkham  of Richmond, her sisters, Susan Lewia, of Richmond, Geraldine Russell and her husband Eugene, of Florida, Debbie Wallace and her husband James, of Brunswick. Sister-in-law, Linda Pinkham, Brother-in-laws, Rodney Murphy and wife Marionjean, Danny Murphy, Bobby Barber and wife Brenda, sisters-in-laws, Donna Hall and husband Gene, Gail Dostie and husband Don, Judy Barber and partner Annette. Several nephews, nieces, great nephews and nieces and great great nephews and nieces. Her very loyal friend, Gerri Blake.

Janis enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. Especially with her grandchildren, Gage and Morgan. Janis loved shopping her favorite store was the Christmas Tree Shoppe.  Janis loved doing arts and crafts, and decorating her house for Christmas, inside and out.

The family requests a private burial service that will be held at a later date. 

Condolences may be expressed at www.kincerfuneralhome.com