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John F. Murphy

John F. Murphy of Canton, Ohio passed away December 28, 2022. He was born January 18, 1948 to the late John S and Jean Murphy. John served in the Army for 3 years where he was stationed in Germany and served int the National Guard for 17 years. He worked for United Foundry for 40 years as a furnace operator and bridge crane operator. John enjoyed golfing, hunting, fishing, drawing, painting, playing the lottery, visiting casinos, nature, and wildlife.

In addition to his parents, John is preceded in death by his brother, Terry Murphy

Survivors include his wife, Sharon L. Murphy; sons,  Thomas  (Sharon) Murphy, Jim (Tasha) Murphy, Allen (Samantha) Moser, Brian (Debbie) Moser; brother,  Tim (Debi) Murphy; 14 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

A Celebration of Life will be held Friday, January 13, 2023 from 5:00-7:00pm at Paquelet Falk Funeral Home. Condolences and special memories of John can be shared with his family online at

Heritage Cremation & Burial Society

(330) 875-5770
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