November 20, 1983 - May 15, 2021
Anthony Harold Murphy Sr. was born November 20, 1983 to Joseph Murphy Jr. and Bridget Fisher in East Meadow, NY. Born and raised in Roosevelt, Long Island, Anthony developed a love for music (the drums being his instrument of choice), art, fashion, sports, cars and most importantly family & friends. Growing up in Roosevelt, he was very active in the many youth programs at Memorial Presbyterian Church where he was able to form strong bonds and lifelong friendships. In 2001, Anthony graduated from Roosevelt High School, where he was a member of the 2000 Long Island Championship winning football team, and BARRY Career & Technical School where he studied in culinary arts. In August 2002, Anthony made the brave decision to enlist in the United States Marine Corps where he honorably served for 7 years. Anthony did 2 tours in Iraq, earned 6 medals, 2 ribbons, and 3 Certificates of Commendation. After his faithful service in the USMC, Anthony made Maryland his home where he was employed at the Washington D.C. VA Medical Center as the Logistics Manager. Anthony will always be known for his huge smile, humor, honesty, advice, and most importantly his huge compassionate heart. He will be remembered for the love that he extended to his family, his friends, and to everyone who knew him. Anthony leaves behind his parents Joseph Murphy Jr. and Bridget Fisher, Ella Fisher (grandmother), siblings Jawan Murphy (Roberta Murphy) , Elder Ellashia M. Spaulding, Brandon Fisher, and Jovon Johnson. His beloved children, Airyn Murphy (Roneisha Hamilton), Theodore Murphy, and Toni Murphy (Raynesha Brown). Janice Gowie (Aunt), Ronald Murphy (Uncle), Lisa Murphy (Aunt), Phyllis Fisher (Aunt), and John Fisher (Uncle). Mia Murphy (Niece), Mekhi Murphy (Nephew), Jacob Murphy (Nephew), and Serenity-Rien Spaulding(Niece). Tyesha Grace (Cousin), Rhonda Murphy (Cousin) and Jasmine Murphy (Cousin). He is predeceased by Makayla Murphy (daughter), Anthony Harold Murphy Jr. (son), Willie Harold Fisher (maternal grandfather), First Sergeant Joseph Murphy Sr. (paternal grandfather), Dorothy Murphy (paternal grandmother), and host of beloved family & friends.
Anthony Harold Murphy Sr. was born November 20, 1983 to Joseph Murphy Jr. and Bridget Fisher in East Meadow, NY. Born and raised in Roosevelt, Long Island, Anthony developed a love for music (the drums being his instrument of choice), art,... View Obituary & Service Information
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