January 19, 1927 - March 13, 2021
Mary C. (Theriac) Murray, 94, of Newburgh, passed away Saturday, March 13, 2021 at Primrose Retirement Community. She was born January 19, 1927 to the late Thomas “Errol” and Stella (Recker) Theriac. Mary graduated from St. John’s grade school and St. Rose Academy in 1944 in Vincennes. She married the love of her life, Harry Lee Murray on October 9, 1949. Mary was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and friend. She placed family and service to God above all things. She was a volunteer at Saint Benedict’s Cathedral and school for many decades. She was noted for her art of cooking and phenomenal pastry making for family and church gatherings. She will be most remembered for her servant’s heart and quiet strength. She is survived by her sons, Dr. Thomas M. Murray (Diane), Dr. Richard P. Murray (Debi); daughters, Janet S. Niemeier (Dr. Michael), Susan Milligan; grandchildren, Patrick Michael Murray, Kelly Christine Magurany (Matt), Shannon Michelle Martin, Allyson Kendall Alloway (Clay), Mark Harrison Murray (Teresa), John Errol Murray (Christina), Andrea Lee Gilroy (Grant), Devin Elaine King (Spencer), Phillip Arthur Niemeier (Stephanie), Carolyn Claire Niemeier, Austin Kirk Miller (MacKenzie), Katlyn Taylor Milligan, John Connor Milligan, and Elise Caroline Milligan; 16 great grandchildren; brother, Mitchell Leo Theriac (Mary Louise); sister-in-law, Charlotte Theriac and 20 nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Harry Lee Murray; brothers, Thomas Theriac, Owen Clinton “Bud” Theriac, Richard Theriac; sister, Carolyn Williams. Visitation will be Friday, March 19, 2021 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Ziemer Funeral Home East Chapel, 800 S. Hebron Ave., Evansville, IN 47714 with a Memorial Service beginning at 7:00 p.m. Services will begin at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, March 20, 2021 at St. Benedict Cathedral, 1328 Lincoln Ave., Evansville, IN 47714, with Father Godfrey Mullen officiating. Entombment will be at St. Joseph Mausoleum. Due to the pandemic, social distancing and face masks will be recommended. The funeral service will be streamed started at 9:40 a.m. (CST) on Ziemer Funeral Home and Cremation Services' Facebook Page. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Benedict Cathedral School Endowment, 1328 Lincoln Ave., Evansville, IN 47714.
Mary C. (Theriac) Murray, 94, of Newburgh, passed away Saturday, March 13, 2021 at Primrose Retirement Community. She was born January 19, 1927 to the late Thomas “Errol” and Stella (Recker) Theriac. Mary graduated from St. John’s... View Obituary & Service Information
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