Obituary Listings

Robert Joseph Murphy,D.D.S.
There are condolences waiting approval on Robert's Tribute wall
Obituary for Robert Joseph Murphy,D.D.S.

April 9, 1930-October 3, 2017 Robert Joseph Murphy was born in Chicago. He attended St. Basil, St. Ignatius High School and Marquette University. Robert became a dentist and served as a Captain in the Air Force during the Korean War. Along with time with family and friends, there were many things he enjoyed in life like cars, travel, chocolate, Pepsi, and food. His favorite was Thanksgiving dinner. Robert followed the White Sox, Bears, and Blackhawks. He was preceded in death by his wife of 52 years Clara (Nerlinger), his son Christopher, and all of his siblings and their spouses: Mildred (Edward) Kwiatkowski, James (Joan) Murphy, and Peggy (Adolph) Bona. He was a loving father to Bob (Caroline), Terry, and Maria (Jim) Rybarczyk. There were three grandchildren he cherished: Kristina, Jimmy, and Bobby. He adored his granddogs, Redford and Bailey. Robert was survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, and very dear friends. There are so many wonderful memories of Robert. He will be missed.

To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Robert Joseph Murphy,D.D.S., please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events





10:00 AM
Holy Family Villa

10220 S. Will Cook Road
Palos Park,, Illinois 60464

Cemetery Details


Holy Sepulchre Cemetery

6001 W. 111th St.
Alsip,, Illinois 60803


Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Robert Joseph Murphy,D.D.S.

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Robert

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.