Jayne F. Murphy

March 6, 2018


Jayne F. Murphy, 78 years old, formerly of Taunton, died peacefully on Tuesday, March 6, 2018, after a short illness, at home, surrounded by her loving family.

Born in Taunton, daughter of the late Dorothy and John Fielding. Jayne was a 1957 graduate of Taunton High School. She was a homemaker and volunteered for various clubs and organizations.

Jayne was married to the late Phillip S. Murphy for over 50 years and she is survived by her 6 children, Doreen Lopes and her husband, Luis of Lakeville, Steven Murphy and his wife, Cecile of Marion, Michael Murphy and Brenda Albright of Lincoln, RI ,Phillip Murphy of Falmouth, Paul Murphy and his wife, Cheri of Ellington, CT., Patricia Kerwin Derrick and her wife, Hattie, of Newton and former daughter in law, Tracy of Falmouth. Jayne "Mema" is the grandmother of 17 and great-grandmother to 4.

Her greatest pleasure was spending time with the love of her life Phillip, her family, grandchildren, and close friends. Jayne is the sister of Patricia Holden, John Fielding, the late Barbara Rice, Joan Parris; and she is the sister-in-law of several and loving aunt of over 50 nieces and nephews.

Her Funeral Service will be held on Monday, March 12, 2018, at 9am, from the Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home, 350 Somerset Ave., (Route 138 South), Taunton, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial, at 10am, in St. Andrew the Apostle Church, 19 Kilmer Ave., Taunton. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Burial to follow in Saint Joseph Cemetery, Taunton.

Calling Hours for Jayne will be held on Sunday, March 11, 2018, from 1-5pm, in the funeral home.

Memorial donations in her memory can be made to either the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284, or Hope Health, 765 Attucks Lane., Hyannis, MA 02601.

Calling Hours

MAR 11. 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM (EDT)

Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home
350 Somerset Avenue
Taunton, MA, 02780

Funeral Service

MAR 12. 9:00 AM (EDT)

Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home
350 Somerset Avenue
Taunton, MA, 02780

Funeral Mass

MAR 12. 10:00 AM (EDT)

St. Andrew the Apostle
19 Kilmer Ave.
Taunton, MA

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