William M. Murray 81 of Nokomis died April 15, 2006. He was born in Albany, New York on December 3, 1924 and has been a winter resident since 1979 from Poughkeepsie, NY. He was in sales with I.B.M. for 39years retiring 1985. He attended Nokomis United Methodist Church and was a member of Elks Club Lodge # 275 in Poughkeepsie, NY and former member of the IBM Country Club. He was a Navy Veteran of WWII serving in the Pacific Theatre.
Survivors include his wife of 60 years Jean ;daughters Karen McClaffery of Pensacola, FL, Lynn Piccone of Marlboro, NY; 5 grandchildren and 7great grandchildren .
Services will be held at a later date in New York.
In lieu of flowers donation may be made to the American Cancer Society 2801 Fruitville Road Suite 250 Sarasota, FL 34237.
Farley Funeral Home Venice Chapel is in charge of arrangements
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