Alice Dorothea Murphy “Bonnie” passed away on June 18th, 2023 at her home in Ponte Vedra Beach. She was born in Bronx, NY in 1942.
Bonnie pursued nursing at New Rochelle Nursing School, training at Bellevue, NY Psych and Sloane Kettering. and became a highly skilled Nurse after graduating. Bonnie's proudest accomplishments include being the world's greatest chef, as she loved to cook and enjoyed every minute spent in the kitchen.
Bonnie was about family above all. The Murphy home was the center of large family gatherings and Bonnie was the force that made it happen. She enjoyed playing tennis, golf, and many other activities with her family. She was also a world traveler and went on trips across Europe, Japan, China and many other exotic locations.
In her free time, Bonnie loved to dance. Despite her disabilities later in life, she always kept a positive outlook and kind demeanor.
Bonnie is survived by her loving husband of 58 years, Robert Murphy “Bob”; daughter, Kim (Nick) Mastrone and their three children; son, Bob (Katie) Murphy; and son Brian (Christie) Murphy and their four children.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, June 22nd in Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church, Ponte Vedra Beach. Her cremains will be interred at a later date in the Schroon Lake Cemetery near her beloved Paradox Lake Home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Schroon Lake Emergency Squad, PO Box 774, Schroon Lake, NY 12870