Paul Murphy

Paul passed away suddenly at Grey Bruce Health Services, Owen Sound, on Sunday, July 4, 2021.  Born in Toronto, on August 20, 1957, William Paul Murphy, was in his 64th year.


Loving son of Mary Murphy of Owen Sound.  Dear brother of Anne Illman (Walter) of Chatsworth, and loved uncle of Aaron Illman (Arden), Jason Illman, Alison Twining (Yale), and great-uncle of Adriel and Oliver Twining.  Paul will also be missed by his cousins Andy, David, Jane, Nancy and their families, as well as his many friends.


Predeceased by his father William H. Murphy and by his uncle Mac McKerroll and aunt Betty McKerroll.


Cremation is taking place and a service to celebrate Paul’s life will be held at the Brian E. Wood Funeral Home, 250 14th St. W., Owen Sound, 519-376-7492, on Saturday, July 10, 2021, at 11 a.m., with visitation one hour prior.  Interment to follow at Greenwood Cemetery, Owen Sound.  With COVID 19 restrictions guests must wear a mask, follow social distancing protocols and RSVP through the funeral home website or by calling the funeral home.  Friends and family that cannot attend are welcome to view the service via livestream on the funeral home website.


In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario or Chapman House Hospice would be appreciated and can be made through the funeral home.  Online condolences can be sent by visiting Paul’s memorial at