Obituary for Gary Mac Murray

Gary Mac Murray

Birth Date: Feb. 26th, 1940
Date Passed: Jan. 24th, 2013


Gary M. Murray, Sr., age 72, died Thursday, January 24, 2013 at home, surrounded by his loving family. Gary was born on February 26, 1940 in Tunnelton, West Virginia to the late William and Audra (Murphy) Murray. He married Sally R. (Homrich) Murray on May 23, 1970 in Muskegon, MI. Gary was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather and he had a love for the game of golf. Gary is survived by his wife of 42 years, Sally R. Murray of Egelston Township, MI; 4 sons: Craig (Danielle) Murray of Nevada, Bryan Murray of Hawaii, Gary (Erin Powell) Murray of St. Joseph and Brent (Stephanie) Murray of Grand Rapids; 4 daughters: Teri (Ted Close) Murray of Illinois, Tami (Steve Fickes) Murray of Alaska, Traci (Dereck Baxter) Earl of Nevada and Heidi (Jeffery) LaGrow of Kalamazoo; 15 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; 1 brother, Paul (Marylee) Murray of Indiana and 1 sister, Becky Uphold of Indiana. Gary was preceded in death in addition to his parents by: 1 son, Jimmy, 5 sisters and 2 brothers. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, February 9, 2013 from 1:00-4:00pm at Pebblewood Country Club in Bridgman, MI. Memorials may be directed to the family. Go to: to sign the online guestbook. Memorials may be directed to: The Family The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511



1:00pm on Feb. 9th, 2013 at Pebblewood Country Club
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