Sarah P. Murray
Died: Jan 2, 2018
 Sarah P. Murray, age 81, of Long Valley, NJ died Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at House of the Good Shepherd, Hackettstown, NJ.  Mrs. Murray was born March 31, 1936 in Jersey City, NJ. She was the daughter of the late George and Ann (Boyle) Waddleton.  In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Dennis Murray, April 1983, her cherished daughter, Linda Bononno, November 30, 2006, her dear grandson, Shayne Murray, October 2012, her siblings, Rose McQuillan, Kathleen Cook, MaryAnn Jencarelli, Richard, George and Daniel Waddleton.

Sarah was a devoted homemaker, who enjoyed her time with her loving family and friends but especially enjoyed the time she spent with her grandchildren.  She was a former member of Our Lady of the Mountain Roman Catholic Church, Long Valley, NJ and the 50+ Club, Chester, NJ.  Sarah was an avid reader, liked crossword puzzles and loved to watch sporting events, specifically basketball. 

She is survived by her daughter, Karen Marcy and husband Eric, her 2 sons, Daniel Murray and wife Betsy, Dennis Murray, her son In law, Michael Bononno, 2 sisters, June Tuohy, Bernadette Stoebling and husband Frank,  sister in law, Alec Waddleton, sister in law, Patricia and husband Bob Farrell, sister in law Margaret and husband Bruce Renz, 9 Grandchildren; Jessica Murray, Brett Bononno, Brent Murray,  Alexa Murray, Eric Marcy, Jr., Grace Bononno, Taegan Murray, Kaiya Murray and Maggie Murray.

Visitation will be held at the Cochran Funeral Home, 905 High Street, Hackettstown, NJ  07840 on Friday January 5, 2018 from 2-6 pm.  Services will be held at 5:15 pm also at the funeral home on Friday.

Burial will be held at Our Lady of the Mountain Cemetery at a later date.

For those desiring, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942 or to the Long Valley First Aide Squad, P.O. box 521, Long Valley, NJ 07853 in memory of Sarah.


Lisa Bogner
January 4th, 2018 12:35 pm
I enjoyed our mornings together, I loved to make Sarah laugh, it was an absolute pleasure to care for her and she will forever hold a place in my heart, Praying for comfort for all who Loved her. She will be deeply missed.
The Sylvester Family
January 3rd, 2018 2:50 pm
We are truly sorry for your loss. May you be surrounded by peace and love with the memories you hold dear to your hearts.
John Tuohy and Family
January 3rd, 2018 8:35 am
She was a great women and will be deeply missed by all. I can still remember her making the brownies when I was young. It was always a treat to go to the Murray house. RIP Aunt Sarah
Linda Quinn
January 2nd, 2018 6:39 pm
I'm so sorry for your loss. Our family loved Sarah. She will be in heaven with Dennis and my Mom. My prayers are with you.
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