Obituaries 02-24-2011

Russell H. Murray

Formerly of Charlestown

Russell H. “Raz” Murray of Saugus, formerly of Charlestown died on February 21, 2011. Beloved husband of 54 years of Evelyn (McNamara) Murray. Devoted father of Brian M. Murray of Boston, Shawn Murray of Saugus, Russell Murray & his wife Kathryn of Baltimore, Md., Timothy Murray & his wife Kristine of Beverly. Proud & loving Grampy of Griffin, Cohn & Julia. Beloved brother of Louise Pinard of Arlington, Robert Murray & his wife Joan of Medford, Paul Murray & his wife Shirley of Charlestown, Joan Corman of Medford, Jack Murray & his wife Marie of Wilmington.

Late US. Marine Corps Veteran of Korean War, Retired Member of The Iron Workers Union Local # 7. Former Player/Manager for the Charlestown Football Town Team. Former Coach of the Saugus Youth Hockey & Babe Ruth Baseball Teams. Member of the Malden Irish American Club. Member Of The Old Charlestown Schoolboys Assoc. & Recent Employee of Stoneham’s Bear Hill Golf Club.

Funeral from the Frank H. Carr Funeral Home, 220 Bunker Hill St. Charlestown, Friday at 9 AM Funeral Mass at lO AM in St. Francis de Sales Church 313 Bunker Hill St. Charlestown. Relatives and friends are invited.

Visiting hours Thursday 4 – 8p.m.. Interment at Puritan Lawn Cemetery, Peabody.

In lieu of flowers kindly make memorial donations in Raz’s name  to the Charlestown Boys &-Girls Club, l5 Green Street, Charlestown, Ma. 02129. Parking area adjacent to funeral home.

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