Norma Jean Murphy, age 81, of Gaylord, passed away Friday, June 17, 2022.
She was born to Arthur and Elsie (Best) Burling on May 23, 1941, in Pontiac, Michigan.
Norma owned her own custom drapery business.
She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter Lisha Murphy; and one grandson.
Norma is survived by her loving husband of 64 years, John; children, Leandra Jeanmichel of Tampa, FL, John (Cheryl) Murphy Jr., of Davisburg, MI, and Brian (Angel) Murphy of Gaylord, MI, six grandchildren, and 2 great grandhildren..
Visitation will be held Thursday, June 23, 2022, at the Nelson Funeral Home, 135 N. Center Ave., Gaylord, MI 49735 from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.
A private graveside service will be held after the visitation.
Arrangements were entrusted to Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, PO Box 1548, Gaylord, MI 49734.
9 comments on “Norma J. Murphy”
My heart goes out to Norma’s family and friends. May God give you comfort. ❤️🙏
Mom always called me her God child. Now she is able to thank God in person. I love you with all my heart Mom and thank you for raising me from. Child to a man. I miss you
Prayers of Peace and Grace to all the Murphy family. So sorry for your loss. 🥰🤗🙏🏻
She was always a amazing aunt and always caring,now she flying with the angels.you will be missed.
You will be missed. I will just remember all the good times growing at your house. You made the best goulash and tuna salad. You can go play card with my mom. Give her a hug for me. God has made you an Angel with golden wings.
Rip Aunt Norma 😥
I will always remember you. We had a lot of fun going to euchre and bingo and you taught me how to do canning. You made my wedding dress. I was in this family for 16 years and I have a lot of memories you will surely be missed, Norma.