Paul E. Murphy, 89, of South Salem, passed away on Saturday, April 16, 2016. He was the loving husband of the late Margaret (Scanlon) Murphy.
Mr. Murphy was born in Boston, Massachusetts on January 8, 1927; the fourth child and youngest son of the late Francis and Gertrude (Graham) Murphy. A member of the greatest generation, he served in the United States Navy during World War II as Radioman 3rd Class in the Pacific theatre. Not long after, he met and married the love of his life, Margaret and they began a family.