Diocese of Rockville Centre

Reverend John P. Murray, 84

It is my sad duty to inform you of the death of Reverend John P. Murray on January 4, 2013.


Wednesday, January 9, 2013      2:00-4:00 pm, - 7:00-9:00 pm

Schmitt’s Funeral Home 3863 Merrick Road Seaford, NY 11783


Funeral Mass:

Thursday, January 10, 2013          11:00 am

Queen of the Rosary Mother House At St. Albert’s Chapel 555 Albany Avenue Amityville, NY ll70l

Presider:             Bishop William Murphy

Homily:               Rev. Sebastian Owusu-Mensah


Cemetery:          Holy Rood Cemetery, Westbury


Curriculum Vitae Reverend John Patrick Murray

Birth:                    April 22, 1929 Brooklyn, New York

Education:          Cathedral College, Huntington

Ordination:        May 24, 1954  Diocese of Brooklyn


06/17/54              St. Rose of Lima, Massapequa

01/18/58              SS. Cyril & Methodius, Deer Park

06/21/58              Faculty St. Pius X Seminary with residence at St James, Seaford

06/24/61              Residence at St. Pius X Seminary, Uniondale

06/27/64              Holy Spirit, New Hyde Park

06/19/65              St. Elizabeth, So. Huntington

01/07/70              St. Joseph, Babylon

07/20/76              St. Ignatius Martyr, Long Beach

12/8/79                Our Lady of Mercy, Hicksville

01/81                   Nassau County Medical Center, East Meadow as Chaplain

06/30/99              Retirement to private residence

May his soul and the souls of the faithful departed rest in peace. Amen