Neil R. Murray, 83 of North Huntingdon died November 27, 2021 at Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital. He was born February 4, 1938 in Connellsville, a son of the late Eugene and Betty Ohler Murray. Prior to his retirement Neil was employed by U.S. Steel. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, enjoyed gardening, country music, biking and had an extensive movie collection. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Florence in 1998, one brother Ron Murray, two sisters, Thelma Ashcroft and Patricia Scott. He is survived by two sons, Ronald Murray and Raymond Murray (Danielle), one daughter, Elizabeth Thompson (Charles), one sister, Judy Viboch, 5 grandchildren, Tiffany Whitaker (Jeremiah), Michael Thompson, Ashley Thompson, Shayann Murray, Hailey Murray, one great grandchild, William Whitaker. Friends will be received at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, Pa on Sunday 2-4 p.m & 6-8 p.m. A funeral service will be held Monday at 11 a.m. in the funeral home chapel. Interment will be in Irwin Union Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Lupus foundation. www.shirleylfuneralhome.com.
Originally published November 27, 2021.