Virginia Murphy (née Portice) passed peacefully, at the age of 89, on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, at University Hospital in London.


Loving mother of Ted Murphy and Nancy (Darryl) Murphy.


Cherished grandma to Renee Primeau and Tyner Murphy and two great-grandchildren.


Adored sister of Paula Arnold and Vera Portice.


Long-time friend of Mary Osborne. Virginia will also be missed by many other family members and friends.


Predeceased by her son Tim Murphy.


Friends will be received by the family from 10-11 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018, at Colborne Street United Church, 711 Colborne Street, London, Ontario, where the funeral service will be held at 11 a.m.


Cremation has taken place.


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Donations may be made to the Daily Bread Food Bank and Fellowship Center, 472 Richmond Street, London, Ontario N6A 3E6.


A. Millard George Funeral Home (60 Ridout Street South, London Ontario N6C 3X1; 519-433-5184) entrusted with arrangements.