Daniel P. Murphy of Taylor formerly of Scranton died Thursday October 22, 2020 at Moses Taylor Hospital following a brief illness.
Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Jerome and Joan Reese Murphy.
He was a graduate of Scranton Technical High School and proudly served in the United States Army. He was employed as a claims representative by the Pennsylvania Unemployment Compensation Office.
He was an avid Notre Dame and Boston Celtics fan.
Surviving are his siblings, Patricia Rosengrant and her husband Calvin, Throop, Joan Schott and husband John, Peckville, Gary, and Tracy; several nieces and nephews; aunts and uncles.
He was preceded in death by sisters Barbara McLean and husband Harold, and Geraldine Zackoski.
Family and friends may pay their respects Wednesday starting at 9:00 am to 11:00 am at the Solfanelli-Fiorillo Funeral Home Inc., 1030 N. Main Ave. Interment will follow at Cathedral Cemetery. Please note all CDC guidelines will be observed, including face coverings, and social distancing.