Thomas J. Murphy, 79, of Springtown, died Wednesday February 15, 2012.
Born in Hempstead, NY on December 15, 1932 to Georgina J. (Voit) of Bronx, NY and the late Thomas E. Murphy. Tom worked as a Furniture Salesman in NY for many years until retiring. After retiring he worked for the former Heritage Gallery in Peddler's Village. He is a member of St. Lawrence Catholic Church, Riegelsville and the Knights of Columbus. He was also a member of the Springfield Township Historical Society. Tom enjoyed pet sitting for his friends.
Survivors: His 101 year old Mother is his only survivor. He is predeceased by a sister Georgina M. Villano who died in 2010.
Services: Family and friends are invited to call 9-10 a.m. Tuesday, February 21, 2012 at the Heintzelman Funeral Home, Inc. 326 Main Street - Hellertown followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Lawrence Catholic Church, 345 Elmwood Lane - Riegelsville. The interment will conclude services at Riegelsville Union Cemetery.
Contributions: In lieu of flowers, memorials to Heartland Hospice - 881 Marcon Blvd., Suite 3700 - Allentown, PA 18109 or your local SPCA.