Ms. Murphy was a former resident of Sharon.
Tuesday, March 19
Patricia M. (Finn) Murphy, of Centerville, formerly of Sharon, died March 16, 2013. She was the wife of the late Joseph D. Murphy to whom she was married 50 years, and daughter of the late Matthew C. and Mary G. Finn. She was active in civic and community affairs, and is a graduate of Simmons College, Stonehill College, and Massachusetts General School of Nursing. She is survived by her loving children, Kathy Finn of Hyannis, Dennis Murphy of Harwich, Peter Murphy of Easton, and Mary Beth O'Dea of Foxboro; her sister of Mary Deschenes; and her brother, Peter Finn; and is predeceased by her siblings, Matthew Finn, Sheila Costello, and John Finn; and her loving grandmother; and great-grandmother. A funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. …
Services for Van Meter will be held on Monday.
Monday, December 3, 2012
Elizabeth Lawrence Van Meter, 93, of Sharon died Friday, Nov. 30. Beloved wife of 55 years to Reverend Dale L. Van Meter. Loving mother of Julia Wood of Sharon and Amelia Lydon of Gilmanton, New Hampshire and the late Laura Van Meter. Cherished grandmother of Hannah Wood Sykes and her husband, Jonathan of Columbia, Maryland, Dale Wood of Norton, Nicholas Lydon of Gilmanton, New Hampshire and Kevin Lyden of Mansfield and great grandmother of Christiana Sykes, Logan and Alisson Wood and Lyrah and Gabriel Lydon. Devoted daughter of the late Right Reverend William Appleton Lawrence, Bishop of the Diocese of Western Massachusetts and Hannah Wheelwright Cobb Lawrence. Dear sister of Susan Hazard of New York City, Reverend Charles Lawrence of …