Shawn P. Murphy, 60, of Peru, IN, passed away at 8:47 PM at Miller’s Merry Manor surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Peru on June 18, 1959, the son of James O. and Thelma Holland Murphy and married Debra Bockover in Peru.

Shawn is survived by his wife, Debra; his children James (Raeann) Murphy of Peru, Seamus Murphy of Peru; a sister, Mina (Dave) Bobel of Florida; grandchildren Kameron Murphy and Gabrielle Arnold.

Shawn was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, James Keith Murphy.

There will be no services at this time.

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