Brooklyn, CT- Barbara H. (Whipple) Murray age 83 died Friday, June 15, 2018 at home, with her loving family at her side. She was the wife of 60 years of George James Murray Jr. Besides her husband she leaves a son George James Murray III and his wife Beth of Sanbornton, NH, a daughter Cynthia L. Murray-Mallory of West Virginia, four grandchildren Michael and Garrett Murray, Benjamin Hutchins and Amanda Martel and her husband Scott, one great grandson Jonah Martel.
She was born in Putnam, CT daughter of the late William Whipple and Olga (Drescher) Whipple and lived in Brooklyn since 1977 prior to that living in Pomfret, CT. Barbara enjoyed crocheting, reading, and her church. Through the years she was a volunteer at Day Kimball Hospital in Putnam. There are no calling hours and all services are private. The Shaw-Majercik Funeral Home, 48 School St., Webster, MA have been entrusted with her arrangements. A guest book is available at www.shaw-majercik.com where you can post a condolence or light a candle. Donations in her memory may be made to the South Killingly Fire, Dept. Danielson, CT.