Theodore F. Murray

October 8, 2013

Murray, Theodore Obituary

Theodore Francis “Ted” Murray, 66, of Eldersburg, died late Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at Copper Ridge in Sykesville.

Born December 14, 1946 in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late George F. and Stella Kresovata Murray. He was the husband of Katherine Corley Murray whom he married March 17, 2007.

He was an office manager for NCR (formerly National Cash Register) in the Philadelphia, York, Columbia, and Rockville offices. He also worked for CHANGE, Inc. in Westminster and a Time for Kids Daycare.

He served in the Army in Vietnam. He was a member of Church of the Resurrection Catholic Church
in Ellicott City where he served as a Eucharistic Minister and also served the same post at St. John Catholic Church in Westminster. He loved to volunteer at Springfield Hospital Center and at the Westminster Nursing Home where he played Santa Claus for several years. He was a member of V.F.W. Molleville-Farm Post 467 and American Legion Carroll Post 31 in Westminster and the Knights of Columbus in Ellicott City. He was an avid fisherman, enjoyed going on cruises and collected model trains. He was a fan of the Philadelphia Phillies, the Baltimore Orioles, and Barry Manilow.

He was predeceased by his first wife, Mary Ann Butcher Murray.

Friends may call on Monday from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at the Pritts Funeral Home and Chapel, 412 Washington Rd., Westminster.

Mass of Christian Burial to be held on Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. the Church of the Resurrection, 3175 Paulskirk Dr., Ellicott City. Officiating will be Monsignor James McGovern.

Interment with military honors to take place in New Saint Mary’s Cemetery in Bellmawr, NJ on Wednesday at 1:00 pm.

Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to the St. Joseph Indian School, PO Box 326, Chamberlain, SD 57326.

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October 14, 2013
2-4 & 6-8 p.m.

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Pritts Funeral Home and Chapel

412 Washington Rd
Westminster, MD 21157
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October 15, 2013
10 a.m.

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Church of the Resurrection

3175 Paulskirk Dr.
Ellicott City, MD 21042
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October 16, 2013
1 p.m.

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New Saint Mary’s Cemetery

515 W Browning Rd
Bellmawr, NJ 08031
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