Charles Cyrus Murray

Charles Cyrus Murray, 80, of Mansfield, died Friday, May 24, 2013, at his home. He was born Feb. 8, 1933, in Pottstown, a son of Adnirum and Ethel (Snyder) Murray.

Charles was married to his wife of 60 years, Mary (Moyer) Murray. He was a retired farmer and a member of the Covington United Methodist Church. Charles enjoyed hunting, going on hunting trips, and taught horseback riding to children.

Charles is survived by his wife, Mary of Covington; three sons and daughters-in-law, David Murray of Newtown Square, Timothy (Cathy) Murray of Mansfield, and Robert (Carrie) Murray of Douglasville; a daughter, Diana (Ed Lehmann) Murray, Boyertown; seven grandchildren, Erin, Halli, Harold, Colleen, Timothy, Michael and Kyle; two great-grandchildren, Deacon and Gabriella; two brothers, Donald Murray and John (Linda) Murray both of Pottstown; three sisters, Jane (Charles) Smith and Sara (William) Istenes both of Pottstown and Phyllis Murray, Ore.

A memorial service for Charles will be announced at a later date. Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc., 637 S. Main St., Mansfield, Pa., is assisting the family.