Flora M. Murtaugh

Nov 7 1932
Sep 8 2020
87 Years
Havertown, formerly of Honey Brook, PA

Flora M. Murtaugh, 87, of Havertown, formerly of Honey Brook, PA, passed away on Tuesday, September 8, 2020, at Arden Courts of King of Prussia. She was the widow of the late Bernard J.P. Murtaugh who passed away in 2009. They shared 46 years of marriage together. Born in Cambridge, Maryland, she was the daughter of the late Alva M. and Dora Bradley Snyder.  

Flora graduated from West Philadelphia High School in 1952 in Philadelphia, PA.  She was employed most of her life as a bookkeeper. Most recently she attended Proclamation Presbyterian Church in Bryn Mawr, PA.

She is survived by four children: Kathryn Gates and husband John of Havertown, Nancy Marsh and husband Tom of Honey Brook, PA,  Bernard H. Murtaugh and wife Lori of Honey Brook, and David J. Murtaugh and wife Barbara of Gap, PA, 14 grandchildren,  21 great-grandchildren, and one brother, Dr. Carl H. Snyder of Bryantown, MD. She was preceded in death by ten siblings: Granville Snyder, Olin Snyder, Thelma Faulkner, Mary Catherine Schnagl, Peggy Colflesh, Marie Clemick, Jane Taylor, Howard Snyder, June Oglesby, and Blanche Taylor.

Family and friends are invited to attend funeral services on Wednesday, September 16, 2020, at 1:00 PM at the Wilde Funeral Home, 434 Main Street, Parkesburg, PA, with visitation from 12:00 noon to 1:00 PM, followed by interment at the Parkesburg Catholic Cemetery. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in her memory to Grace Chapel of Southern Maryland, 39245 Chaptico Road, Mechanicsville, MD 20659, www.gracechapelsomd.org

If you plan on attending the service please wear a face mask and practice social distancing in order to protect those at-risk.

Online condolences can be posted at www.wildefuneralhome.com

Service Date: 
Sep 16 2020 - 1:00pm
Service Location: 
Wilde Funeral Home, 434 Main Street, Parkesburg, PA


So sorry for your loss of Flora, she was a good person and a very competitive in all sports and games. I am sure you will miss her but rest assured you will see her again.

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Thank you for your kind words, Mary Jean. Love, Kathy Gates 



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We were very sorry to learn of the loss of our cousin Flossie (as we knew her by) Our thoughts and prayers are with all of family. Love your Delaware cousins. Toni and Jimmy Hewes (Fragale)

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Thank you Toni and Jimmy for your kind words. Kathy Gates

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