Anna Katheryn McMurray

March 24, 1921 - January 12, 2022
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Anna Kathryn McMurray, 100, of New Philadelphia, passed away Wednesday, January 12, 2022, in Amberwood Manor at New Philadelphia following a recent period of declining health.

A daughter of the late John Edward and Mary Lavern (Briggs) Prysi, Anna was born March 24, 1921 in her childhood home in Tuscarawas.

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Anna Kathryn McMurray, 100, of New Philadelphia, passed away Wednesday, January 12, 2022, in Amberwood Manor at New Philadelphia following a recent period of declining health.

A daughter of the late John Edward and Mary Lavern (Briggs) Prysi, Anna was born March 24, 1921 in her childhood home in Tuscarawas.

On November 16, 1940, Anna married Hillis Dale McMurray in Greenup, Kentucky and the couple shared 48 years of marriage prior to his passing on September 18, 1989.

Anna was a member of the New Philadelphia V.F.W. and the Tuscarawas County Senior Center

She is survived by her daughters, Sharon (Curtis) Swegheimer and Catherine Ledrich both of New Philadelphia; nine grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren and 12 great-great grandchildren.

Anna was preceded in death by her parents and husband along with her son, Charles W. McMurray; a son-in-law, Timothy A. Ledrich Sr.; seven brothers and one sister.

In keeping with Anna’s wishes, there will be no calling hours or services and cremation will take place through the care of the Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory at New Philadelphia.

Contributions may be made in Anna’s memory to Crossroads Hospice, 3743 Boettler Oaks Dr, Suite E, Uniontown, OH 44685.

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In keeping with Anna’s wishes, there will be no calling hours or services.


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Crossroads Hospice

3743 Boettler Oaks Drive
Suite E
Uniontown, OH 44685

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Born: March 24, 1921
Died: January 12, 2022

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Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

Bonny and Betty posted on 1/16/22

We were so sorry to read of your mom's passing. We played euchre with her on Wednesdays at the Sr. center. She was such a sweet lady and good card player. Bonny Altier and Betty Critser (she is 99 now!)

 

Peggy Robb posted on 1/14/22

Sharon, I will always remember your dear mother for her kindness, sense of humor and absolutely her memory at her advances age. You all have my sympathy.

 

Gail Owen posted on 1/14/22

I’m so sorry to hear of the passing of your mother. I remember all of you and your friendship with Marie and Art Clum. Take care. Thinking of you ? Gail Clum Owen

 

Doris Ashley posted on 1/14/22

It's really hard to find the right words. My heart goes out to Cathy and Sharon and their families. We were blessed to have Aunt Anna all these years and she will be dearly missed. I have so many wonderful memories of her throughout my life. My love and prayers are with you all

 

Kenny Metzger posted on 1/13/22

I’m so sorry for your loss. All of my memories of Grandma were special. Praying for healing.

 

Karen (Beitzel) Welch posted on 1/13/22

So sorry to hear of your mom's passing. Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers.

 

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