(Retired Civil Servant)
Peacefully at the Arnprior and District Memorial Hospital on Tuesday evening, March 13th 2018; June Frances Murphy, a longtime resident of the Robert Street Apartments and more recently The Arnprior Villa passed away at the age of 82. Beloved wife of the late Tom Murphy (1972). Dearly loved mother of Daniel of Ottawa. Predeceased by her only daughter, Jennifer Hupé (Wesley of Cantley, Quebec). Cherished and proud “Grandma” of Andrew Lemay, Jarred, Katrina and Jasper Hupé. Dear sister of Viola Holmes (late Hilary) of Ottawa; Mary Connelley (late Augustin) of Perkins, Quebec; Frank Burns (Mae) of Ottawa and Diane Pigeon (Gerard) of Buckingham, Quebec. Daughter of the late Frank and Mary Ellen (nee Casey) Burns, June was also predeceased by her brother, Percy Burns (late Dorothy) and sisters: Margaret Blanchette (late Armand), Doreen Blanchette (late Robert) and Eileen Maisonneuve (late Jules). A woman of great faith, love and kindness, June always had a smile and a kind word to share. She will be lovingly remembered by her many nieces, nephews and good friends. The family receive friends during visitation at the Pilon Family Funeral Home and Chapel Ltd., 50 John Street North, Arnprior on Saturday, March 17th from 9 to 10:45 a.m. A Funeral Mass was celebrated in Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 18 Dochart Street, Braeside on Saturday morning at 11:30. Spring interment Ste Rose de Lima Parish Cemetery, Ste Rose de Lima, Quebec. Flowers are gratefully declined however a donation to Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.