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“Jim: I will always remember growing up with you and Alison, Dottie, MaryAnn and all of our friends. You will watch over all of us now and knowing...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Kathleen Morris - Bowman - TN

“My sincere condolences to Jim's family. Jim was my favorite patient at the U of C, and he always brought a smile to my face. He had a great sense of...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Barb Pashup - Chicago, IL

“So very sorry for the loss of such a good man. God bless. ”
3 of 14 | Posted by: Jill Pondel - Joliet, IL

“So sorry for your family's loss! Always remember Jimmy smiling and getting into trouble! Mr.& Mrs. Murray were the best neighbors! ”
4 of 14 | Posted by: Nancy Michalak (Egebrecht) - IL

“From childhood thru adulthood, I have never seen you not smiling. Your smile, kind words, laughter and friendship will be missed. Godspeed, my friend...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Nancy Bonham Wojcik - Palos Hills, IL

“Our thoughts and prayers go out to the Murray family during this difficult time. Jimmy was the sweetest person you'd ever wanna meet, a unique...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Charity & Chuck Miller - Manteno, IL

“Your life here on Earth will never be forgotten, for you touch so many lives. You will be truly missed. Until we all reunite together again ,please...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: diane hall - boyne falls, MI

“When the Golden Sun is setting and your feet no longer trot, may your name be written in the autograph of God. ”
8 of 14 | Posted by: Darleen Cornelio TellanoA - IL

“I remeber so many things. He was a tough kid. Always had people at his house. We all have stories to tell. I always remeber that he was a hard...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Hugh Doherty - Belmont, NC

“So sorry for such a big loss, I just remember Jim as always smiling and always friendly. ”
10 of 14 | Posted by: Linda and Joe (Koester)Granata - IL

“Allisan and family,I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Jimmy. He was far too young. But what I will always remember is that smile, his laughter...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Patti (Houtsma) Mulllen - IL

“Our deepest sympathy to Karen, Ally, Jimmy Jr. There are no words to describe the loss we feel for our dear friend Jimmy. Rest in Peace. We will...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Will and Sue Morris - Bourbonnias, IL

“To Ali and all of the family, I am so sorry for your loss. I prayer for your comfort from God above. ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: Charlene Nunley - Springfield, OH

“Our sympathies go out to the family of such a young man. We sorrow with you all in the passing of your loved one.Our neighborhood was a great one...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Sharon Adamsheck - Oak Lawn, IL


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James E. Murray, Sr.

Age 58, of Frankfort formerly of Worth, passed away on Sunday, January 14, 2018, Loving husband Karen Cohs- Murray; beloved father of James "Jimmy" Murray, Jr.; dearest son of the late Albert and late Alice (Hartig) Murray; dear brother of Tom (Char) Murray, Allisan Konrath, Lyn (Ken) Koester and fond uncle of several nieces and nephews. James was the owner of Murray Fabrications (In a hurray don't call Murray) in Frankfort. Family will receive friends at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 65 Old Frankfort Way, Frankfort IL 60423 on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 from 2 to 9PM with a funeral service at 9PM. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers memorial donations to the Diabetes Foundation, would be appreciated. For information www.kurtzmemoriahhlchapel.com or 815-806-2225