Murphy , Doris Lee Martin
Doris Lee (Martin) Murphy, 69, of Conemaugh Township, died Thursday, April 23, 2009, in Loyalhanna Township. Born March 4, 1940, in Charleroi, she was a daughter of the late Benny and Lucinda C. (Piper) Martin. She lived in Conemaugh Township most of her life. She was employed as a clerical worker by Ferguson Glass LLC. She was a 1957 graduate of Saltsburg High School and a life member of the Saltsburg Area Historical Society. Mrs. Murphy enjoyed spending time with her family and friends and with all those she knew at Ferguson Glass. She is survived by a son, Kevin L., Conemaugh Township; a brother, Roy S. Martin, Loyalhanna Township; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Harry Murphy, in 1989; daughter, Kris Lynn Murphy; brother, Wesley Tietge; and sister, Edith Tietge. Friends were received in the Curran Funeral Home, Saltsburg, where services were held Wednesday with the Rev. H. Clifton Foster officiating. Burial was in Edgewood Cemetery, Saltsburg. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, Pennsylvania Division Inc., Southwest Region, 320 Bilmar Dr., Pittsburgh, Pa. 15205-4620; or Saltsburg Area Historical Society, P.O. Box 12, Saltsburg, Pa. 15681. To send an online condolence to the family, visit www.curranfuneralhome.com.