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Obituary for Lois Heap Murray

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Lois Heap Murray

January 28, 1926 - January 5, 2012

Lois “Gerry” Murray, 85, passed away January 5, 2012 at McKay Dee Hospital. She was born, January 28, 1926 to Lee and Annie May Heap in, Tooele, Utah. Lois graduated from the Dee School of Nursing in 1947 and worked as a nurse at the Dee Hospital. She married LaMoine “Swede” Murray in Jerome, Idaho on June 25, 1947. After their marriage, she assisted her husband at Murray’s Pharmacy with accounting and the snack bar.Lois treasured the time she spent playing bridge with her friends. She was a member of the Ogden Golf and Country Club. She was an avid reader of books and enjoyed cooking.Lois is survived by Jan (Jim) Thomas, Scott Murray, and Jill (Rob) Coulson, sisters, Edith Brooks and Ann Walgamott, as well as brothers, Dick and Bob Hart. She has 7 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her mother, Annie May Hart, husband, LaMoine “Swede” Murray, son, Brad Murray, and sisters, Leona Harding and Ethel Kleppe.A memorial service will be held at Leavitt’s Mortuary located at 836 36th Street in Ogden, on Thursday, January 12, 2012 at 2:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to YCC of Ogden.Cremation under the direction of Leavitt’s Mortuary.Online condolences may be sent to the family at


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Date: Thursday, January 12, 2012

Time: 2:00 pm -

Leavitts Mortuary


836 36th Street, , Ogden, UT, 84403


Timeline for Lois Heap Murray

Born: January 28, 1926
Died: January 5, 2012

Condolences for Lois Heap Murray

Margaret Gale posted on 1/13/12

Jan, I'm sorry to hear of your mom's passing. May God grant you peace and healing. Love you, your friends Walt and Margaret Gale


Dee Murray posted on 1/12/12

Jerry I remember all the wonderful Thanksgiving Dinners, the wonderful meals, the laughter, playing cards and all the great talks. I remember how you accepted me into your heart and how you always made me feel welcome. I have always missed you and hoped one day I could see you again. You are a wonderful person so much time has passed. My love, sorrow and regrets. Dee Murray


Joyce and Ernest Miner posted on 1/12/12

Jan, Scott and Family I am truely sorry for your loss. Losing a parent is especially hard. Please know that all of you, are in our hearts; thoughts and love for you are in our prayers. May your wonderful memories of your Mother and thoughts of her ease your pain. I am so sorry to have to misss the service, a recent back surgery has me house bound. But know my thoughts are with you. Sincerely, ,Joyce and Ernie Miner


Bonnie Darlington Clark posted on 1/10/12

I was in nurses traing atthe time you were. You were a good nurse and a god person. I am so sorry. It doesn't seem like it has been that long ago.


Sharon Macfarlane posted on 1/9/12

Jan - My sympathy is extended to you and your family at the death of your mother. We were bowling buddies a long, long time ago. My thoughts are with you.Sincerely,Sharon Macfarlane