Guthrie “Greg” Murphy, age 64 of Bethel Township, passed away on Friday, January 4, 2013. He is preceded in death by his father, Lyle Guthrie Sheill, Jr., mother, Mary Eileen Murphy, and step-father, Edward Dean Murphy.
He is survived by his loving wife of 40 years, Kathy Murphy (Sparks); son, David Murphy; daughter, Deborah (Jim) Compton; son, Dwayne Murphy; grandchildren, Alex Murphy, Nicholas Murphy, Brandon Peterson, Sarah Peterson, Abigale Peterson, Emily Peterson, Madison Compton; great-grandchildren, Lanorah; brother, Jeffery Shiell, aunt, Gloria Worten; cousins, Craig and Susan; mother-in law, Monie Sparks; brothers-in law; sisters-in-law; and numerous nieces, nephews, family, and friends.
Greg proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam Conflict. He worked as a tool and dye maker and tooling engineer. Greg was a loyal member of Sons of God Motorcycle Club.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Sons of God MC, 1107 Chalet Dr., New Carlisle, 45344.