Steve Murphree Obituary

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Steve Franklin Murphree

February 8, 1948 - September 3, 2012
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Steve Franklin Murphree, 64, of Ojai, died suddenly on Monday, September 3, 2012. He was born on February 8, 1948, in Santa Monica to Clive F. and Julia "Judy" E. (Stephens) Murphree. Steve had been a resident of Ventura County for 18 years moving from Marina Del Rey. Steve was the Facility Project Manager for the past sixteen years with the County of Ventura's Humane Service Agency. He loved nature and was an avid outdoorsman. Caring for his horses, chickens and dogs brought Steve great pleasure. He also enjoyed playing poker and darts. Steve is survived by his loving wife of eight years, Cindy Murphree of Ojai; mother, Judy...
Steve Franklin Murphree, 64, of Ojai, died suddenly on Monday, September 3, 2012. He was born on February 8, 1948, in Santa Monica to Clive F. and Julia "Judy" E. (Stephens) Murphree. Steve had been a resident of Ventura County for 18 years moving from Marina Del Rey.

Steve was the Facility Project Manager for the past sixteen years with the County of Ventura's Humane Service Agency.

He loved nature and was an avid outdoorsman. Caring for his horses, chickens and dogs brought Steve great pleasure. He also enjoyed playing poker and darts.

Steve is survived by his loving wife of eight years, Cindy Murphree of Ojai; mother, Judy Murphree of Ventura; sister and brother-in-law, Pat and Gary Hansen of Ventura; sons, David Murphree of Alabama, Rick Murphree of Idaho and Sean Murphree of Irvine; six grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Please join us for a "Celebration of Life" with refreshments, music, and wonderful memories of Steve on Friday, September 7, 2012 from 11:00 A.M. until 2:00 P.M. at the residence of Pat and Gary Hansen, 8424 Boise Street, Ventura, 93004.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Steve's name to the California Coastal Horse Rescue of Ojai Valley, P.O. Box 1646, Oak View, CA, 93022, (805) 649-1090, www.calcoastalhorserescue.com.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Ted Mayr Funeral Home and Crematory, 3150 Loma Vista Rd., Ventura

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