MURPHY, James A. –  At University Hospital on Monday, December 24th, 2012, James A. Murphy, of London, in his 86th year.  Beloved husband of the late Phyllis D. (Carr) Murphy (2009).  Loving father of Glenn (Kathi), Susan (Dennis) and Jim (Cathy).  Cherished grandfather of Jason (Cait), Jennifer (Paco), Erika (Jamie), Jon (Kailey), Greg, Courtney and soon to be a great-grandfather.  Dear brother of Annie, Chris, Mary and predeceased by his brother John.  Also survived by several nieces, nephews and by his dear friend Clara.  Memorial visitation will be held at the WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, on Saturday, December 29th, 2012 from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.  A memorial service will be held at a later date.  Those wishing to make a donation in memory of James are asked to consider the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario.  Online condolences may be made at

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