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Murphy Family History
Causes of Death
CAUSES OF DEATH
born October 15, 1933, in Newark, New Jersey
died September 21, 1994, in Brielle, New Jersey - age 60 years.
Father: Jacob (Jack) Bogner (1902-1975)
Mother: Margaret Bittlingmeier (1906-1989)
Spouse: William J. Murphy (1928-2000)
Cause of death: Cardiac Arrhythmia
An arrhythmia is a problem with the rate or rhythm of the heartbeat. During an arrhythmia, the heart can beat too fast, too slow, or with an irregular rhythm. Most arrhythmias are harmless, but some can be serious or even life threatening. During an arrhythmia, the heart may not be able to pump enough blood to the body. Lack of blood flow can damage the brain, heart, and other organs.
According to her death certificate, a contributing cause of death was Coronary Artery Disease. Basically, she died of a heart attack.
Jackie and Bill are interred in a mausoleum in St. Catherine's Cemetery in Sea Girt, NJ.