John C. Murray

May 3, 1945 ~ October 17, 2021 (age 76)


John C. Murray of Baiting Hollow, NY, passed away on Sunday, October 17, 2021. He is survived by his loving wife of 40 years, Sharon, his son, John Christopher, daughter-in-law, Jun, and grandson, Kelvin. John proudly served in the U.S. Navy, after which he earned a Master's Degree in Urban and Regional Planning from Texas A&M University. He worked as a planner until his retirement. He loved baseball, spending time at the beach, and watching his grandson play soccer. He so enjoyed talking to everyone, sharing his love of history, especially that of Long Island. John was such a kind, gentle man who cherished his family dearly. 

Visitation will take place on Monday, October 25, 2021, 10:00-12:00 p.m. Burial will follow at Calverton National Cemetery at 12:45 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in John's name to the American Heart Association or to a meaningful charity of your choice.


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October 25, 2021

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Alexander-Rothwell Funeral Home
6447 Route 25A
Wading River, NY 11792

October 25, 2021

12:45 PM
Calverton National Cemetery
210 Princeton Blvd
Calverton, NY 11933

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