John Fete Murray

Born: 08/29/1959 Passed:

John Fete Murray passed away June 17th, 2018 with his wife and daughters by his side. He was born August 29, 1959 in Canton to Thomas and Loretta (Fete) Murray. John graduated from Timken in 1978 and in June celebrated 40 years at Republic Steel. He was a devoted husband and best friend to his wife, Tami Hammond-Murray and an awesome father to his daughters, Holly and Jessica whom he loved with all of his heart. John loved rock n roll and blues and was a fantastic and creative musician. He loved to read and educated himself in so many areas! John was successful at everything he did. He loved science and technology but most of all he loved to smile and laugh. His smile will last forever in our hearts and will be forever etched in our minds. He will be missed by everyone that knew him. In addition to his wife and daughters, John is survived by a brother, Pat; granddaughter, Caitlyn; and father-in-law, Russ Hammond. He is preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Tom and Larry and sister, Helen.

It is the laughter we will remember, whenever we remember the way he was. Condolences can be shared with the family at


Heritage Cremation Society




3 Tributes to John Fete Murray

  1. Donna Elliott says:

    So sorry to see that John passed. I was surprised to see it in the paper. Our thoughts are with the family.

  2. Albert Drobney says:

    I worked with John at republic I was a welder in shop, I don’t know if he ever mentioned me but we use to talk a lot. I also will miss his smile and laughter.

  3. Rob Bourquin says:

    Pat, I am so sorry for your loss. I had not seen John for quite a long time but remember him running around your home down an Stark Ave. God bless. Your cousin, Rob and Jane Bourquin

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