Cariane M. Murray, 37

Cariane M. Murray (nee Sabel), 37, passed away on Tuesday, May 12, 2015. She was born in Milwaukee on May 16, 1977, and was raised in Richfield. She graduated from Hartford Union High School Class of ’95. She married Don Murray on Jan. 7, 2005, in Negril, Jamaica. As a registered nurse, Cariane was very dedicated to her patients and the education of their families. She won the Nurse Excellence Award in 2008 at Children’s Hospital. She enjoyed reading, traveling and, above all, had a passion for taking care of her children.

She is survived by her husband, Don; children, Caitlyn and Morgan Malsom and Braden Murray; mother, Sandra Echard; brother, Jacques (Amy) LeTendre; sister-in-law, Susan (Scott) Melinauskas; mother-in-law, Elizabeth Murray; grandmother, Audrey Roberts; and her feline companion Crusher. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Cariane is preceded in death by her father, Denis Echard, and father-in-law, Donald Murray.

The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, May 19, 2015, at 6 p.m. at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel (1420 W Paradise Drive). The visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 19, from 3 p.m. until the time of service at 6 p.m. Private interment will take place at Washington County Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Children’s Hospital Foundation (P.O. Box 1997 MS3050, Milwaukee, WI 53201) are appreciated.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of St. Joseph’s Hospital in West Bend and the Wisconsin Donor Network.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family: 262-338-2050 or online at