Of Arlington Heights
Geraldine Murphy-Ferguson was born on May 16, 1936 in Chicago, Ill to Walter and Mary “Mae” (nee Fitzgibbons) Murphy. She died Saturday, March 18, 2017 at Northwest Community Hospital in Arlington Heights, Illinois.
Mrs. Ferguson was an editor for Scott Foresman. for over 30 years before retiring in 1995. She enjoyed traveling, reading, playing cards and was a dog lover.
Geraldine is survived by her husband of 28 years Thomas; her nieces and nephew, Gail E. Murphy, James G. (Tria) Murphy and Christine A. Murphy; her cousin, Kathleen (late David) Fitzgibbons-Egebergh; great aunt of James E. Murphy, II, Katie Murphy, and Jonathon G. Murphy.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, James E. Murphy.
Visitation from 3:00 pm until 9:00 pm, Monday, March 20, 2017 at Glueckert Funeral Home Ltd., 1520 N. Arlington Heights Rd., Arlington Heights, Illinois where Funeral Service will be held at Noon on Tuesday, March 21, 2017. Burial at Mount Emblem.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to favorite charity.
Funeral Information and condolences can be given at www.GlueckertFH.com or (847) 253-0168.