Barbara C. Murphy, 86

Nov 22, 2020

Barbara C. Murphy, 86, of Onset, passed away on Tuesday, November 17, 2020, at Sippican Healthcare Center in Marion. She was the wife of Michael D. Murphy of Onset. They recently celebrated their 64th wedding anniversary on September 29th.

Born in Wareham, she was the daughter of the late Frank H. and Olive (Holt) Cutler. A longtime resident of Onset, she graduated from Wareham High School and worked as a telephone operator for New England Telephone and was a homemaker.

Mrs. Murphy enjoyed watching Boston sports teams and spending time with her grandchildren. She also enjoyed the art of ceramics.

Survivors include her husband, Michael; her son, David and his wife Gigi of Carver; her grandchildren, Jacob and Meghan Murphy, and her brother and sister in-law, Katie and Ray Antell. She was predeceased by her son, the late Peter M. Murphy and her grandchildren, the late Michael Murphy and Katie Murphy.

Services will be held at a later date. Memorial gifts may be made to the Wareham Police Association 2515 Cranberry Highway, Wareham, MA 02571.

Arrangements are in the care of Wareham Village Funeral Home 5 Center Street Wareham, MA. To leave a message of condolence for the family please visit