Funeral Services Held for Gordon Murphy

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BOSTON — Gordon Murphy,  OFM,  83, a professed Franciscan friar for 55 years and a priest for  52 years, died Oct. 4 at New England Medical Center here. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Oct. 8 at St. Anthony Shrine in Boston at which  Provincial Vicar Dominic Monti, OFM, presided.

Gordon, a native of Binghamton, N.Y., served as treasurer of St. Anthony Shrine before his 1996 retirement.  More biographical details will be available in a future issue of this newsletter.