Nina Mae Murray Obituary- Death, Nina Mae Murray Funeral

By | January 7, 2022

Nina Mae Murray Obituary- Death, Nina Mae Murray Funeral

Our beloved Nina Mae Murray, age 85, of Mar Vista, CA, died peacefully in her sleep at home on December 8, 2021 at 10:20 AM. Born Nina Mae Muckey, daughter of Christian and Doris Muckey, she is survived by her nephew Brad and wife Diane Ashforth, their children and families Melissa, Heather and Scott Ashforth. Predeceasing her in life are her parents Christian and Doris Muckey, her sister Lila and husband James Ashforth and more recently her niece Catherine Ashforth.

She was a LAUSD teacher for 35 years at Palms Jr High School, active in the community, a resident of Venice/MDR/MarVista (westside area) for over 70 years and actively involved with the Order of the Eastern Star in Venice and Santa Monica, CA for over 62 years serving as Worthy Matron 5 times.

Nina was one of a kind, beloved, an amazing teacher, friend, aunt, great-aunt, painter and photographer among many other things. She was an inspiration to us all and she will be deeply missed by all who were lucky enough to know her. During her time with us, she always helped everyone with whatever she could and made sure to provide advice. Anyone who knew Nina knows that her family, friends and church meant everything to her and in her eyes, each of you reading this was family.

Public graveside memorial services will be held at Inglewood Cemetery 720 East Florence Avenue, Inglewood, CA on January 11th 2022 at 10am (Acacia Slope). Following the service, the celebration of Nina’s life location will be announced and open to the public.
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