Mrs. Joan D. (Agostini) Murphy

  • Born: August 15, 1934
  • Died: March 5, 2022
  • Location:

John F. Givnish Funeral Home

10975 Academy Road
Philadelphia, PA 19154

Tel. (215) 281-0100

Tribute & Message From The Family


Murphy, Joan D. (nee Agostini), 87, formerly of East Oak Lane and Margate, NJ passed away on March 5, 2022. Born in Philadelphia, Joan was the daughter of Lawrence V. Agostini and Catharine (Iochum) Agostini. She was a 1952 graduate of Little Flower Catholic High School. Joan was predeceased by her beloved husband, Edward J. Murphy, Sr., and three brothers and three sisters. She is survived by her dear children Edward J. Jr. (Suzanne), Patrick J. (Theresa), Joan Mary Silva (the late Edward), Joseph E. (Lisa), Bernadette Jablonoski (Dennis, Sr.), John J., Vincent J., William J. (Cathy), Mary, Catharine Zahal (Yosi), Veronica Gray (the late David, Sr.), and the late Lawrence and Anthony. Joan is also survived by 33 grandchildren and 24 great grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are invited to her visitation on Friday, March 11, at 9:45 a.m., at Blessed Sacrament Church, 11 N. Kenyon Avenue, Margate NJ. A funeral Mass will follow at 11:00 a.m. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery on Saturday, March 12, at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Divine Providence Village, 686 Old Marple Road, Springfield, PA 19064.