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Johanna E. (Korfmacher) Murphy

March 13, 1946 ~ April 27, 2018 (age 72)

Johanna E. Murphy

Age 72, of Canton, passed away Friday April 27, 2018 in Marymount Hospital following an extended illness. She was born March 13, 1946 in Kitzingen, Germany to the late Hans and Elly (Roth) Korfmacher. Johanna moved from Germany at the age of 23 and resided in Canton, OH the remainder of her life. She retired from Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths and Dougherty Co, LPA after 20 years of service. She is preceded in death by one brother, Hans-Georg Korfmacher; father-in-law and mother-in-law, John and Jeanne Murphy. She is survived by two sons, Tom Murphy and Jim (Tosha) Murphy; ten grandchildren; her canine companions, “Skimo” and “Fritz”. A memorial gathering will be Monday May 14, 2018 from 5-7pm in the Kreighbaum-Sanders Funeral Home. Condolences or fond memories may be shared online at



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