Jeanne Katherine Murray, 87
May 4, 1928 — Dec. 9, 2015

Jeanne Katherine Murray, 87 Jeanne Katherine Murray, 87, passed away peacefully on Dec. 9, 2015. She was born May 4, 1928, in Fond du Lac, the daughter of William and Esther O’Neil, who preceded her. Jeanne married James (Jim) Murray on June 24, 1950. They were married for 49 years, until Jim’s death in 1999.

Jeanne graduated from Fond du Lac High School in 1946. She became a registered nurse in 1949, graduating from St. Agnes School of Nursing in Fond du Lac. Jeanne worked as an RN in Port Washington and Grafton. She retired to Summit Lake, where she was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church and Antigo Bass Lake Country Club. Jeanne loved to play cards, golf, knit and read.

Jeanne is survived by her three children, Bill (Tracy) Murray, Tom (Lani) Murray and Peggy (Art Mossner) Murray; eight grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren; sister-inlaw, Rosemary Schuchardt and other family and friends.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to Alzheimer’s Association: or 1-800-272-3900.

Online condolences may be made at The family is assisted by Gunderson West Funeral & Cremation Care, 7435 University Ave., 608831-6761.