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Dorothy Eisenga Murphy
June 15, 1922-September 7, 2016
Dorothy Murphy

Dorothy Eisenga Murphy, 94, passed away on September 7, 2016 in Beaver,
Utah. She was born on June 15, 1922 in Ripon, California to Eme Eisenga and
Siena Rose. She grew up on a farm working with her  parents and siblings. She has six brothers and one sister.
   Dorothy graduated with an Associate Degree at a Business School in San
Francisco, California. She worked as a secretary in the retail industry. She married
Dennis John Murphy in San Francisco, California, while he was serving in the Army during WWII. They raised three children. Dorothy was a faithful Protestant. She loved her family and grandchildren.
She loved playing cards and was an avid baseball fan of the San Francisco Giants.
She loved kids and enjoyed doing daycare.
   Dorothy is survived by her children; Lisa (Mike) Christensen of Beaver, UT, James Murphy of Burlingame, CA, and Kim (Mark) Jorgensen of Sacramento, CA; six grandchildren, her brothers; Raymond Eisenga of Escalon, CA, Louis Eisenga
of Ripon, CA and John Eisenga of Carmichael, CA.
   She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, her sister Rena Loop, and her brothers Michael Eisenga, Charlie Eisenga. and Eme Eisenga Jr.
   Service will be held at Ripon Cemetery, at 1 p.m. located at 320 N. Stockton Ave., Ripon, CA. After the service join us for a light meal and drinks at the Ripon Roadhouse, 125 East Main Street, Ripon, CA.  Arrangements are being handled by Southern Utah Mortuary. Online condolences can be made at

Manteca (Calif.) Bulletin
Saturday,  September 24, 2016