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Obituary for Jean Murray (Bonney)

Jean  Murray (Bonney)
Auburn – Jean B. Murray, 88, a longtime resident of Turner, passed away, Saturday, July 8, 2017 at Hospice House of Androscoggin in Auburn. She was born April 20, 1929 in Lewiston, the daughter of Leonard W. Bonney and Olive (Jones) Bonney. Jean was a 1946 graduate of Leavitt Institute in Turner. On August 14, 1948 she married Oliver “Gus” Murray. Together they owned and operated Murray Oil Company in Turner. Gus passed away May 7, 2008. Jean enjoyed life to the fullest. She loved to play golf and riding on a motorcycle. Jean had a great love for traveling and adventure. She couldn’t wait to see what was around the next corner, she never met a stranger. Jean touched many, many lives. She is survived by her son, Randy Murray and his wife Mary of Turner; her beloved grand-dog, Annie Mae, two daughters, Bonney Murray of Turner and Colleen Calhoun and her husband Jim of Florida; grandsons Jonathan Murray and his fiancé Laurie Donavan of Turner; and Jared Murray and his wife Krista of Turner; a granddaughter Jennifer Dinovelli of California; great-grandsons Aidan Murray of Turner and Jack Murray of Turner; her Magnificent other, George White of Turner, her brother, Weston Bonney of Portland and sister Kathleen Matthews of New Hampshire; and her nephew, Dana Longway and wife Tina of Turner. Messages of condolence may be sent to:

Murray – Jean B., 88, of Turner, Maine, passed away, Saturday, July 8, 2017, in Auburn, Maine. She will fulfill her bucket list with one last motorcycle ride to her graveside service which will be held 1 PM on Wednesday, July 12th at Turner Village Cemetery, Church Street, Turner, Maine. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to: Hospice House of Androscoggin, 236 Stetson Road, Auburn, Maine 04210 or Turner Rescue, 11 Turner Center Road, Turner, Maine 04282. Arrangements by FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 15 Church Street, Livermore Falls, Maine.
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