George H. Murray, Jr 1935-2021
Last updated 3/4/2021 at 5:11pm
George H. Murray, Jr. – beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, son, community volunteer, and friend – passed away on Jan. 28, 2021, at his home in Edmonds after a long struggle with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. He was 85.
George was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on Feb. 7, 1935, to George H. Murray Sr. and Maude Saffle Murray. He attended Marquette Catholic School, and earned his pilot's license at age 14, sparking a lifelong interest in flying.
He graduated from Tulsa University in 1956, where he was president of his senior class. After graduating, he briefly worked for Lockheed M...