Carol A. (Whitney) McMurray, 70

Carol A. (Whitney) McMurray, 70, of St. Marys, passed away at 2:55 a.m. Sunday, June 29, 2014, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.

She was born on Dec. 4, 1943, in Lima, to Ralph and Edna (Shamp) Whitney, both of whom preceded her in death.

She married Steven C. McMurray on Nov. 27, 1965, and he survives in St. Marys.

She was a 1961 graduate of Spencerville High School. Carol spent much of her life as a homemaker and a loving caregiver for her children.

She was a member of Cavalry Christian Fellowship, St. Marys.

Carol is survived by a daughter, Lisa (Aaron) Suchland of New Bremen, three sons, Jim (Sue) McMurray of St. Marys, Kevin McMurray of St. Marys and Brian McMurray of New Bremen, a sister, Anita Whitney of Tiffin, two brothers, Joe (Linda) Whitney of St. Marys and the Rev. Neal (Renee) Whitney of Elida and seven grandchildren.

Preceding her in death was a granddaughter, Christa McMurray.

A memorial service will begin at 5 p.m. Wednesday at Cavalry Christian Fellowship in St. Marys, the Rev. Jim Sweigart officiating.

The family will receive friends from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday at Cavalry Christian Fellowship.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Grand Lake Hospice in St. Marys.

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