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Francis (Frank) William Murray

April 16, 1932 ~ January 12, 2022 (age 89) 89 Years Old


MURRAY, Francis (Frank) William (Retired Captain with the Toronto Fire Department) – Passed away peacefully at his home in Barrie on Wednesday, January 12, 2022, in his 90th year. Beloved husband of the late June. Dear father of June Hoddinott (the late Walter), Linda McGloin, Dave Murray (Gail) and the late Tom Murray. Loving grandfather of Stephen (Amanda), Simon (Jess), Melissa Bradshaw (Adam), Samantha Vines (Alan), Chris (Nicola) and Amanda Murray.  Great-grandfather of Cassandra (Kevin), Hailie, Mackenzie, Dakota, Sage, Brooke, Scott, Keirstin, Taylor, Chloe, Mikayla, Tristan, Kadence, Dylan, Jacob, and great-great-grandfather of Kayanna, Rayleena, Zacharias, Malachi, Elijah, Kaleb, Jaxen, Keino and Harper. Dear brother of Thomas Murray (the late Doreen), Ken Murray (Marg) and Gladys Lorraine Hume. Frank will also be missed by his many nieces, nephews, and friends. A visitation will be held at BASIC FUNERALS & CREMATION CHOICES – JENNETT MEMORIAL CENTRE, 152 Bradford Street in Barrie on Saturday, January 15, 2022, from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. A graveside service will be held in the spring at Barrie Union Cemetery. Please note that due to current restrictions attendance will be limited. Those planning on attending are kindly asked to RSVP on the funeral home website or by calling 705-722-6656 reserve their place. As an expression on sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Watchtower Bible and Tract Society. Words of comfort may be forwarded to the family by visiting


Basic Funerals and Cremation Choices - Jennett Memorial Centre
152 Bradford St
Barrie, ON L4N 3B5

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Attendance is limited to a maximum of 38 people. Family and friends planning to attend are kindly requested to RSVP to reserve their place.



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