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James Franklin Murray

03/15/1933 - 07/04/2022
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James Franklin Murray, age 89, of Oshkosh, entered the gates of heaven on Monday, July 4, 2022, after a lengthy illness.

James was born on March 15, 1933, the son of James and Esther Murray. On October 4, 1958, he married Betty Leone.

Jim worked for many years at Pinkerton National Detective Agency, and retired as a salesman. He loved to bowl, golf, and woodwork in his retirement years.

Survivors include two daughters, Jodie (Dave) Kadonsky, of Oshkosh; Julie Murray (Bill Holzbach, significant other), of North Fond du Lac; one granddaughter, Grace Kadonsky, of Oshkosh; and other relatives and friends.

Jim was preceded in death by his parents, sister, and wife of 61 years, Betty.

A private memorial service will be held. Burial will be in Ellenwood Cemetery. Mueller Funeral Home-Winneconne is assisting the family.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial will be established.

James’ family would like to thank the staff at Bethel Home, Oshkosh (Alice, Kelly, Sue Hipple) for all of their care and compassion during his stay.

“As soon as you’re born, you start dying, so you might as well have a good time.” John M. McCrea

Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand. Isaiah 41:10

If you wish please submit online condolences to muellerfh.net.

David Vander Linden wrote on July 13, 2022
The Oshkosh Area Humane Society would like to extend its condolences to Jim's family. We are sorry for your loss. We also want to mention how grateful we are to Jody and Dave for all the support and donations you have given to the Humane Society through the years. Thank you. Our sympathy to each of you at this difficult time.

Karla Marx Andersen wrote on July 11, 2022
Jodie & Julie All my thoughts and prayers to both of you at the loss of your father. Karla

Lynne Petr wrote on July 11, 2022
I’m so sorry to hear of your Dad passing away, Jody. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Pat and Jackie Tyers wrote on July 7, 2022
Please accept our deepest sympathy in the passing of your father. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Carol Wilson wrote on July 7, 2022
May the Lord bless and keep your family at this time of loss. Love Carol