James J. Murphy

January 29, 1929 – June 23, 2017

James J. Murphy – Beloved husband of Charmaine (nee Andries). Loving father of Jaimie (Mark) Fankhanel, Dean, Guy and Lance (Mary). Loving grandpa of Troy, Charnai (Mike) Sherry, Baily, Jackson, Grace, Sam, Meghan, Benjamin, Brianne, Kyle and Shannon. Dear uncle of many nieces and nephews. James was a Chemical Engineer, graduate of IIT Chicago and served as Vice President of American Decal Company Chicago. Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, June 27, 2017  9:15 a.m. from Geils Funeral Home, 260 W. Irving Park Road, Wood Dale IL proceeding to St. Phillip the Apostle Catholic Church, 1223 W. Holtz Ave. Addison IL for Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. Entombment Assumption Cemetery, Wheaton IL. Visitation Monday, June 26, 2017 from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Catholic Education Foundation, cefjoliet.org, would be appreciated. For funeral information, please call 630-766-3232.