Erlin "Jean" Murray nee Gallion
Date: Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Time: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm Additional visitation at 1:00 at the church before the service.
Pitman Funeral Home, 1545 Wentzville Parkway, Wentzville, Missouri 63385
Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Time: 2:00 pm
Cornerstone United Methodist Church, 1151 Tom Ginnever Avenue, O'Fallon, Missouri 63366
Mount Zion Cemetery, O'Fallon, Missouri
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made payable to Mount Zion Cemetery in care of Cornerstone United Methodist Church, 1151 Tom Ginnever Avenue, O'Fallon, MO 63366
Erlin “Jean” Murray passed away May 15, 2019 at the age of 91. She was the beloved wife of the late Edwin T. Murray. She is survived by her sons, Eddie (Mary) Murray of Wentzville, MO, Dennis (Mindy) Murray of O’Fallon, MO, Kelly (Amy Hildebrand) Murray of O’Fallon, MO, and daughter Sue (Dan) Drullinger of Wentzville, MO; grandchildren, Jess (Kara Roach) Murray of St. Charles, MO, Aaron (Jessie) Murray of Wentzville, MO, Mitchell (Meagan) Murray of Wentzville, MO, Jack (Bethany) Murray of Boise, ID, Petty Officer First Class, Kyle Murray of Pearl City, HI, Bobi Sue (Don Hennenhoefer) Couch of St. Charles, MO, Jacob Couch of St. Peters, MO, Dalton (Kelly) Murray of Ozark, MO and Tanner Rojewski of Ellisville, MO; great-grandchildren, Ashley, Avery, Emma, Sophia, Addison, Tucker, Mason and Andrew; many nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her father, Robert Gallion, mother, Bernice Gallion of Elkland, MO, brother, Dick Gallion of Springfield, MO and sister Bernadine (Perk) Tracy of Marshfield, MO.
Jean married Ed November 10, 1948, they shared 55 years of love and commitment. Jean’s passion was gardening, cooking and baking. She loved to fish and was an impeccable seamstress. She was a telephone operator, den leader, sold Tupperware, taught pre-school, assisted in elementary education, was dedicated to her church and above all cherished and loved her family. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her.