Marie E. Murray, Janesville (1917 - 2013)
February 6, 1917 - January 8, 2013
Marie E. Murray, 95, of Janesville passed away January 8, 2013, at Huntington Place, where she had resided for the past three years. Marie was born in Iowa on Feb. 6, 1917, the daughter of Ralph and Meta (Bennett) Hoyt. She grew up in Amberg, WI, where she graduated from high school. She married Lyle Drew Daniels in 1940. They moved to Milwaukee, where they operated the Red Star Lunch, a restaurant located near the Milwaukee City Hall. Marie was also employed by the Milwaukee Public School System as a food service supervisor for 20 years prior to retiring. Mr. Daniels died in 1976. Marie married William “Don” Murray on Oct. 25, 1986, in Janesville. Following their marriage, Marie became a Janesville resident. Mr. Murray died Feb. 24, 2007.
Surviving are one son, Lyle Daniels of Seeley Lake, MT; one grandson, Dean Michael Daniels of Fort Atkinson; one stepson, William (Grace) Murray of Janesville; two step-granddaughters, Karen Rethlefsen of Evansville, and Candy Hagen of McKinney, TX; several nieces and nephews. In addition to her two husbands and her parents, Marie was preceded in death by one son, John Daniels; one sister, Viola; and three brothers: Michael, Arthur and Milton.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a. m. Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013, at HENKE-CLARSON FUNERAL HOME, 1010 N. Wright Rd., Janesville, with Rev. James Melvin officiating. Private burial will be in the Amberg Cemetery, Amberg, WI, at a later date. Visitation will be from 10:30 until 11 a.m. Wednesday at HENKE-CLARSON FUNERAL HOME.