TEANECK, N.J. -- Dennis J. Murphy, of Teaneck, died Saturday, Nov. 12. He was 68.
He was born March 1, 1948.
Before retiring in 2003, he was a 25-year veteran of the Teaneck Police Department. He was a member of PBA Local 215, American Legion Post 218, the Honor Legion and St. Anastasia’s RC Church. He was a former member of the Teaneck VAC and proudly served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps in Vietnam.
He is survived by his wife, Paula (nee Wirth); and his children, Kristin and Keith.
Friends and family will be received from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday at Volk Leber Funeral Home, 789 Teaneck Road, Teaneck. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Anastasia’s RC Church, 1095 Teaneck Road, Teaneck. A cremation will be private.
In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations in his name to the Teaneck Volunteer Ambulance Corps., PO Box 32, Teaneck, NJ 07666.