Mary E. Murphy, 89, of Alpena passed away Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020 at MediLodge of Alpena.

Mary E. Campbell was born in Saginaw on Sept. 10, 1931 to the late Charles and Alberta (Beesaw) Campbell. She married Dorman Hoerl on Feb. 19, 1950. He preceded her in death on Jan. 6, 1981. On May 9, 1981, she married Norman Murphy. He preceded her in death on May 13, 2015. She is a member of Fresh Water Bible Church.

Surviving are four children, Charles (Claudia) Hoerl, Dawn (Douglas) Hitch, Rhonda (Darryl) Skinner, Kimberly Hoerl; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren, five great-great-grandchildren, one sister, Laura Woodman, several nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Murphy was preceded in death by two sons, John Hoerl and Leonard Hoerl; 10 siblings, Margaret Newbill, Marvella Alford, Dorothy Campbell, Violet Campbell, Clarence Campbell, Charles Campbell, Warren Campbell, Louis Campbell, Robert Campbell, and Delbert Campbell.

Memorial visitation will take place at the Fresh Water Bible Church on Werth Road on Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020 from noon until the time of the memorial service at 1 p.m. with Pastor Matthew Leavesley officiating. The family asks that masks be worn at all times. Arrangements are being handled by the Bannan Funeral Home.

Memorials: Fresh Water Bible Church