Mary M. Murphy

Mary M. Murphy, 98,  died peacefully on Oct. 11, 2021, in Poulsbo, Washington.

She was born on March 9, 1923, in Ketchikan.

A Ketchikan native, she taught in elementary schools in California, Washington and Alaska for more than  25 years.

Mary Murphy was preceded in death by her four sisters and a brother.

 She is survived by her niece, Patricia Durbin of Port Townsend, Washington.

A graveside service will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Oct. 22, 2021, at Bayview Cemetery.