a lifelong resident of Bayonne, passed away on December 24, 2016 with her family at her side. After a night of family merriment, Florence died in her sleep.Florence joins her husband, Robert T. Murphy in eternal life. She is survived by her daughter, Patricia Ann Murphy and her 4 children, Danny, Brianne, Conor and Kaitlyn and her son, Robert J. Murphy and his 3 children, Bobby, Kelly and Colin Florence is further survived by her ten siblings; Catherine Condon, Margaret Regan, Alice Fitzgerald, Elsie Buban, James (Eileen) Condon, John (Leona) Condon, Barbara (Neil) McNulty, Violet (Teddy) Stray, Patricia Cain and Rita Kiernan; her abundance of nieces and nephews. Florence was a bookkeeper for Maidenform in Bayonne for 25 years prior to her retirement 18 years ago. She was a member of the Maidenform Retirees and the Rosary Altar Society at Saint Mary Star of the Sea Church in Bayonne. In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Florence’s name to Saint John’s Soup Kitchen, 22 Mulberry Street, Newark, NJ 07102 (njsoupkitchen.org). DZIKOWSKI, PIERCE & LEVIS Funeral Home, 24 E. 19th St.