Rose A. “Rosie” Murphy

August 19, 1937 - July 10, 2019

MASON CITY - Rose A. “Rosie” Murphy, 81, of Mason City, died Wednesday (July 10, 2019) at Good Shepherd Health Center, Mason City.

A graveside service will be held at 1:00pm on Friday (July 12, 2019) Elmwood-St. Joseph Cemetery, Mason City.

Rose Anne Lomax was born on August 19, 1937, the daughter of Frank and Sarah (Dilts) Lomax in Abingdon, IL. She graduated from Abingdon High School before marrying Marv Murphy on August 4, 1957. The couple was blessed with a daughter, Crystal.

Rosie was very active with St. Paul Lutheran Church and was very loving and caring. She was devoted to her family and friends and was always there when you needed her.

Rosie is survived by her husband, Marv Murphy; her daughter, Crystal Murphy-Schriber; her sister, Cynthia Lynn (Ed) West; a nephew, Dana Allen; and great-nephews, Chase Allen, Cameron Allen and Michael West.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Sarah (Dilts) Lomax, and her sister, Carol Lee Lomax.

Hogan-Bremer-Moore Colonial Chapel, 126 3rd St. NE, Mason City. (641)423-2372.

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