October 10 2017: MURPHY, Catherine “Kathleen”

On Sunday, October 8, 2017, formerly of Rockville, MD. Beloved wife of the late John Jarlath Murphy; loving mother of Patricia “Trish” Healy (Joseph Healy Jr.); honorary grandmother of Kara and Kyle Healy; sister of Peggy Keane, Eily O’Donoghue, the late Paddy Joe and Denis O’Donoghue, Mary Ita Murtha and Norrie Barry. She is also survived by many beloved nieces, nephews and their spouses and children. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard West, Silver Spring, MD (Valet Parking) Wednesday, October 11 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Shrine of St. Jude, 12701 Veirs Mill Road, Rockville, MD, on Thursday, October 12 at 10:30 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Ann’s Center for Children, Youth and Families, 4901 Eastern Avenue, Hyattsville, MD 20782.


Francis J. Collins Funeral Home, Inc.
500 University Blvd. West
Silver Spring, MD 20901

Phone: 301.593.9500