Dudley Murphy's obituary , Passed away on November 19, 2022 in Springfield, Missouri

Dudley Murphy

April 16, 1940 - November 19, 2022 (82 years old)

Springfield, Missouri

Dudley Murphy's obituary , Passed away on November 19, 2022 in Springfield, Missouri

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Klingner-Cope at Rivermonte

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Dudley Murphy Obituary

With heavy hearts, we announce the death of Dudley Murphy of Springfield, Missouri, who passed away on November 19, 2022 at the age of 82. Family and friends are welcome to leave their condolences on this memorial page and share them with the family.

He was predeceased by : his parents, Dudley Murphy, Sr. and Gladys Murphy. He is survived by : his wife Martha "Deanie" Murphy; his children, Quinn Murphy and Jennifer Henry; his children-in-law, Tom Henry and Michelle Murphy; his grandchildren, Mackenzie, Dylan Murphy, Tommy, Christian and Grayson Henry; and his sister Kathleen Wannenmacher.

Visitation was held on Monday, November 28th 2022 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM at the Klingner-Cope Family Funeral Home (4500 S Lone Pine Ave, Springfield, MO 65804). A funeral service was held on Monday, November 28th 2022 at 2:00 PM at the same location.

In 2016, Dudley was awarded the Drury University Distinguished Faculty Award, commemorating his significant contribution to the University and the many students he impacted over his 38-year career at Drury. Perhaps less well-known than his art and music, was Dudley's significant contribution to fishing lure collectibles.

Funeral arrangement under the care of
Klingner-Cope at Rivermonte



Mon

Nov 28

Visitation

Klingner-Cope Family Funeral Home
4500 S Lone Pine Ave, Springfield, MO 65804

Mon

Nov 28

Funeral service

Klingner-Cope Family Funeral Home
4500 S Lone Pine Ave, Springfield, MO 65804

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