Mary Frances Murray of Burke, Va., passed away peacefully on Friday, Feb. 10, 2012, at her home at Heatherwood Retirement Community.
She was preceded in death by her devoted husband, Thomas.
She is survived by her six loving children, Frances “Jinx” Oliver (Tom) of Burke, Thomas M. Murray (Susan) of Mount Airy, Md., JoAnne Kane (Robert) of Avon, Minn., Kevin Murray (Mary) of Fairfax County Va., Carole Yozamp (Scott) of St. Cloud, Minn., and Brian Murray (Michelle) of Sykesville, Md.; 16 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; her sister, Dr. Anne Pacious (Edward) of Fort Myers, Fla.; and many nieces and nephews.
Mary was born and raised in Washington, D.C., and resided with her husband, Tom, in Hagerstown, Md., for 35 years, where she was a longtime employee of the Washington County Free Library.
The family will receive friends Friday, Feb. 17, 2012, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. at Demaine Funeral Home, 5308 Backlick Road, North Springfield, Va.
A Funeral Mass will be Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012, at 10:30 a.m. at Nativity Catholic Church, 6400 Nativity Lane, Burke, Va., followed by interment at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Washington, D.C.