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Victoria (Shepard) Murray

June 25, 1952 ~ December 10, 2017 (age 65)
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Victoria Mann (Shepard) Murray, of Kingston, passed away peacefully at her home on Sunday, December 10, 2017 after a long and courageous battle with a rare kidney disease at the age of 65.

Victoria is survived by her husband Nathaniel Murray. Loving mother to Maxwell Murray and his fiancé Abigail Jones of Colchester, VT. She is also survived by her uncle Lawrence Shepard of Ponte Vedra, FL.

In 1974, graduated from William Smith College, and founded a youth program called Friend to Friend. She then went on to earn her master’s degree in Public Administration at UMass Boston, class of 1981. Victoria worked as Finance and Budget Director for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the Department of Mental Health and Developmental Services for 28 years.

Victoria was a member of the Kingston Yacht Club where she was a past Social Director. She enjoyed gardening, skiing the White Mountains, and sailing for the tip of Maine to the shores of Block Island with her family. Her unfailing sense of humor, strong will, and outgoing personality will be missed by all who knew and loved her.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Victoria’s memory may be made to either of the following organizations: Old Ship Church, 107 Main Street Hingham, MA 02043 or The Renal Transplant Center, 725 Albany Street Suite 7A Boston, MA 02118. 

Memorial Service
May 4, 2018

10:00 AM
First Parish in Hingham (Old Ship Church)
90 Main Street
Hingham, Massachusetts 02043

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