Conroy Funeral Home

Maxine Murphy



Service: 11:00am Fri. September 13th, 2019
Conroy Funeral Home
Murphy, Maxine E. (Weider), 94, of Springfield passed away on September 8, 2019 at Wooded Glen. Maxine was born on October 1, 1924, the daughter of Kenneth and Margaret Weider. She attended many different schools growing up and then graduated from Springfield High School. During her life she worked hard and played hard. Maxine enjoyed playing golf, playing cards and traveling with her husband, Jim, and later with her sister, Betty. After marrying Jim and following him to various stations during WWII, they returned to Springfield. Maxine worked at Mitchell Motors and then Link Hellmuth Real Estate and Insurance as their bookkeeper. During this time she also helped her mother, Margaret Weider, operate Weiders Tea Room in Springfield which has now become Emma’s Bed and Breakfast. She was a member of Grace Lutheran Church, Northwood Hills Country Club and Elk’s 51 Lodge. She was also a past president of the Springfield Business and Professional Women’s Club. Maxine is survived by her son, Jim (Janie) Murphy; grandchildren, Jarrod (Anne) Murphy, Justin Murphy, Joel (Ashley) Murphy, Greg (Kathryn) Rogers; great-grandchildren, Lila, Ava, Noah and Wyatt Murphy; many special nieces and nephews of the Fulton, Holbrook and Weider families and very special caregiver, Vonnie Engle. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jim; a son, Stephen; brother, Robert Weider and sister, Betty Fulton. A visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 pm on Thursday in the CONROY FUNERAL HOME. A celebration of her life will be held at 11:00 am on Friday in the funeral home with Pastor Tom Brodbeck officiating. Entombment will follow in Rose Hill Burial Mausoleum. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Ohio Hospice and/or Grace Lutheran Church.


So sorry for your loss Jim & Family May God be with you.

- Mike stewart, Thursday September 12th, 2019

Such a wonderful woman that I had the privilege of working with & learning from So very sorry for your loss Jim & Janie, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. With love, Laurie & Charlie

- Laurie & Charlie Nevius, Thursday September 12th, 2019

To the Murphy family: We send our condolences for the loss of a great lady! She was kind and a friend to all.

- Dick and Pat Clouse, Wednesday September 11th, 2019

You have our sympathy Jim & family. She sounded like a neat lafy

- Fred & Janet james, Tuesday September 10th, 2019

Jim, Janie, Joel, Ashley, and Family: we are sorry about the loss of your beloved Maxine. Love, Julie and Andy Estep

- Julie Estep , Tuesday September 10th, 2019

I very sorry for your loss prayers to you and your family

- Julie Kick, Tuesday September 10th, 2019

Sending love and prayers 💜🙏. I loved spending time with Maxine on the golf course watching Jim and Josh play in tournaments 🏌️‍♂️ She was s great lady and cared deeply about her family and friends😊

- Pam Sine, Tuesday September 10th, 2019

Maxine was truly one of a kind! She was always working to make things better. I remember Weiders Tea Room where she would work so hard to make sure everything was perfect. Her memory will live on!

- Elaine Stevenson, Tuesday September 10th, 2019

Condolences from the Mills Family for your loss.

- Alan Mills, Monday September 9th, 2019

Jim Janie and family I am so sorry to hear of your mother's passing. Hold onto your wonderful memories with her. ❤

- Cheryl Wise, Monday September 9th, 2019

I didn’t know that was his momma,I believe she use to shop in the store. My prayers for everyone.

- Sherry Powell, Monday September 9th, 2019

Jim, Janie, and family... we are so sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. She will always live on in your hearts.

- Jack & Rita Hollingsworth, Monday September 9th, 2019

Jim, Janie, and family... we are so sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. She will always live on in your hearts.

- Jack & Rita Hollingsworth, Monday September 9th, 2019

Condolences at the passing of Maxine. She was a very special lady.

- Jan and Ron Augenstein , Monday September 9th, 2019

Sending our love and prayers to the family! We met her once at a wedding and we knew she was loved and definitely the matriarch. She will be missed by all who loved her. Blessings from the Barnesville family 💗💗💗

- Patty and Keith Phillips , Monday September 9th, 2019

Jim,Janie and family:: So sorry for your loss of your mother,Maxine. She was a great lady and loved you all!

- Ken and Barb Puhala, Monday September 9th, 2019

Jim & Janie. Roseanna & Jack having Maxine as a sister in law for many years will be greatly missed. God bless her soul.✝️

- Jack & Roseanna Murphy, Monday September 9th, 2019

Jim, Janie and family, Very sorry to hear of your loss. Prayers for the repose of the soul of Maxine. May she Rest In Peace.

- Matt & Carolyn Boik, Monday September 9th, 2019