William Michael 'Bill' Murphy, 54, of Phoenix, Ariz., went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ- the risen Christ son of the living God- Tuesday, September 14, 2021. He was born in Mt. Pleasant, Penn., March 5, 1967, to Ted and Patty Murphy. He lived there until the age of 3, when he and his family moved to Washington State. Bill spent most of his life in Washington before moving to Phoenix.
Bill attended and graduated from Toledo High School in Toledo, Wash., in1986. In school, Bill played some sports and was active in FFA, as he loved animals. Growing up, Bill loved to go fishing and hunting with his dad and grandpa, which was a family tradition. He was truly loved and will be missed, but not forgotten.
Bill is survived by his parents, Ted and Patty Murphy; sisters, Jodi Murphy and Cheri Raupp [Murphy] and her husband Dan; four nephews; one great nephew; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.
A memorial service will be held at 1 PM Saturday, November 20th at Jackson Prairie Church, 4224 Jackson Hwy, Chehalis, Wash. A potluck luncheon will follow in the Church's reception area.