Mrs. Sharon (Deshaw) Murphy, a resident of Sombra and formerly of Wallaceburg, passed away on Friday, June 28, 2013 at the age of 63 years.   Beloved wife of the late Tom Murphy (2008).   Loving daughter of  Eleanor (Oaks) Deshaw, and the late Elmer Deshaw.  Dear mother and mother-in-law of Shannon (Dan) Dekoning, Karen (Ray Petro) Ellis, Tommi Murphy and predeceased by a son Ryan Murphy (2001).  Grandmother of Alec, Nolan, Nelson, Peyton, Koen, Mason and Kendal.  Kind sister of Gwen (Ken) Daly, Bev Ramboer, Colette Durette, and Jane Deshaw, sister-in-law of Patricia (Jerome) Caron, Janeth (Tom) Myers, Bill (Roxanne) Murphy, Bernie (Val) Murphy, Greg (Sharron) Murphy, Norma Chesney, Patrick Murphy, Dorothy (Doug) Petter and Steven (Christine) Murphy.  Predeceased by a brother Doyle Deshaw.  Sharon will always be remembered by her friends the Breakfast Ladies. Also survived by a son-in-law Mike Ellis, many nieces, nephews, family and friends.  The late Sharon Murphy rested at the Eric F. Nicholls Funeral Home Ltd. 639 Elgin St., Wallaceburg (519 627 2861).  The funeral mass was celebrated on Thursday, July 4, 2013 at 11am from Sacred Heart Church, in Port Lambton.  Interment was in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Port Lambton.  As an expression of sympathy, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Community Living may be left at the funeral home.  Online condolences may be left at As a living memorial, a tree will be planted in Nicholls Memorial Forest in memory of Sharon Murphy.

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