Allen S. Murphy, 87 years old, of New Milford, CT, passed away peacefully in his home on June 20th, 2017. Allen was the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Murphy. He was preceded in death by his wife Mildred Murphy and his son Michael Murphy.
Allen is survived by his son William L. Murphy and his wife Dawn Pitcher of Sherman, CT; his daughter-in-law Cherry Murphy of Vernon, CT; his 5 grandchildren, Naomi Murphy, Shane Murphy, Shawn Murphy, Megan Langley and Justin Murphy; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Allen was a lifelong member of the New Milford community, serving in many local charitable organizations. He was also an active member of St. John’s Church in New Milford.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, June 23, at St. John’s Church, New Milford, CT at 11:30 AM. Interment will follow at Center Cemetery, New Milford, CT. Visitation will be held prior to the service at Lillis Funeral Home, 58 Bridge Street, New Milford, CT from 9am-11am.
In lieu of flowers, any donations should be made on Allen’s behalf to the New Milford Thrift Mart 146 Danbury Rd, New Milford, CT and/or to Loaves and Fishes Hospitality in New Milford 40 Main Street, New Milford, CT.