Thomas Frederick Murphy Jr. of North Falmouth died September 25 at Falmouth Hospital. He was 83.
He was the husband of Marilyn Catherine (Volk) Murphy. They had been married for 50 years at the time of his wife's death in December 2015. The couple had formerly lived in Naples, Florida, and in Southborough.
Born in Boston, he was the son of Thomas F. and Alice Murphy and a graduate of Hebron Academy, Dartmouth College and Harvard Business School.
He served in the Army and Army Reserves in Europe and the United States.
Mr. Murphy had a 33-year career with the Raytheon Company, working both in Massachusetts and Santa Barbara, California.
An active member at Pocasset Golf Club, he served as chairman of its finance committee for many years. He was an avid Boston sports fan.
He leaves his children, Thomas F. Murphy III and his wife, Rachael Murphy, of Milford, Stephen W. Murphy and his wife, Teresa Murphy, of Northborough, and Elizabeth M. Richter and her husband, Mario Richter, of Milton; his grandchildren, Patrick and Catherine Murphy, Jack and Ryan Murphy, and Quinn and Benjamin Richter; and extended family.
Visitation will be Thursday, September 30, from 5 to 7 PM at Chapman Funeral Home, 584 West Falmouth Highway.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday, October 1, at 11 AM at St. Elizabeth Seton Church, 481 Quaker Road in North Falmouth, followed by burial at North Falmouth Cemetery.
A celebration of his life is planned for late spring or early summer next year.