Peggy Marie Murphy passed away February 5th, 2019 at her home in Hood River, Oregon. Peggy was born July 25, 1955 and was only 63 years of age at the time of her death.
Peggy attended Hood River High School and worked as a telephone operator at Columbia Pacific Answering Service, was a waitress at Vipf’s and the Hood River Inn, was an x-ray technician at Hood River Memorial Hospital and a phlebotomist. She had many hobbies including reading, sewing, camping, berry picking, cooking, baking, fishing and going to the coast.
She was preceded in death by her parents; Alfred E. Pryne and Katherine Eva Bromley Pryne; great grandparents Arnie and Marie-Ann Granli; grandparents Fredrick William and Alvena M. Pryne; her husband Michael Murphy; and 6 uncles and 2 aunts.
Peggy is survived by her sister Patricia Price (and her son Jeremy) of The Dalles, OR; stepchildren, Kevin Tuttle (wife Carmen and their 3 children), Trisha Lage( and her family), and Tony Tuttle (and his son); cousins Jerry Pryne (wife Terri and daughter Savannah) of Portland, OR, Audrey Dalton (and daughter Audra) of Dumas, TX, Craig Dalton (wife Vanessa and their 2 sons) of El Paso, TX, and Greg Pryne of Dumas, TX; her dogs Otis and Mikey (deceased); and good friends Debbie Davis, Becky Sandoz, Barbara and Loren Laney and many more.
Peggy was a huge lover of animals. The family requests that contributions can be made in her memory to a local animal shelter, humane society or animal rescue entity of your choice.
A Celebration of Peggy’s life is pending and will be announced at a later date.
Arrangements under the direction of Arrangements are under the direction of Anderson's Tribute Center • 1401 Belmont Avenue, Hood River, Oregon 97031. Visit www.AndersonsTributeCenter.com to leave a note of condolence for the family.