Eugene Murphy

June 11, 1942 – July 1, 2022

Eugene “Gene” Murphy lost his battle with cancer on July 1st, 2022, with family by his side.

Born June 11, 1942 in San Francisco’s Mission district, where he was raised. Gene attended St. James grammar school and was a graduate of Mission High. Summers were spent on the beach in Monte Rio, where he also served as a lifeguard from 1958 to 1962. He was very proud of the fact that no one ever drowned on his watch. He joined the San Francisco Fire department in 1971 and served 35 years before retiring as a Lieutenant. Gene was blessed to have celebrated his 80th birthday with his family and friends.

He will be missed by his wife, Debi and sons John (Jackie) and Willie. Step-son, Phil (Brooke) Coberly. Also survived by his sister Eleanor Gerigk. Four grandchildren: Johnathan, Alyssa, Chandler, Tristin. Four great grandchildren: Camille, Weston, Gracelynn and Beckham, many nieces, nephews and cousins. Predeceased by his father Edward J Murphy, mother Eleanor Wall, brother Edward Murphy and brother-in-law Bernard Gerigk.

A Memorial/Rosary service will be held Monday July 11, 6pm – 7pm at Eggen & Lance (visitation starts at 4pm), 1540 Mendocino Ave., Santa Rosa.
A funeral at Eggen & Lance, July 12th, beginning at 11am, followed by a burial service at Santa Rosa Memorial Park, 1900 Franklin Ave., Santa Rosa. A reception to follow at Eggen & Lance.

Location:             Eggen & Lance Chapel:  1540 Mendocino Ave, Santa Rosa

Visitation:           Monday, July 11, 2022 4:00pm – 7:00pm

Funeral:               Tuesday, July 12, 2022 11:00am With Burial to follow

Burial:                  Santa Rosa Memorial Park

There are no events scheduled.

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Angela Gayle Trahan

January 31, 1955 – May 23, 2022

Angela “Gayle” Trahan departed this life on May 23, 2022.  Angela was born January 31, 1955, to the late Thomas Marshall Trahan, Sr., and Constance Jean Broussard Trahan.

Angela leaves to morn her four (4) children:  Ernest Wayne Henderson Jr., Austin Thomas Henderson (Hannah), Zenikia Henderson Blocker (Octavis), Anthony Lamar Turner, Sr.  The loves of her life her grandchildren: Josiah Henderson, Isaiah Henderson, Treyvon Henderson, Ariana Barber, and Cali, Lil Austin Henderson, Jr., Tasia Henderson, Octavia Blocker, Heru Blocker, Yasmine Turner, Mya Turner, Anthony Turner, Jr., and Regatt Turner. Siblings: Thomas Marshall Trahan, Jr., Erin Trinell Trahan-Lopez, Stella Trahan Nettles, Ida Trahan-Bell (Charles) Moses Broussard, Dwight Broussard, Christine Broussard, Linda Broussard. Special friend of many years Betty Grant and Anthony Cape. Host of nieces (Birdie), nephews (Armari), relatives and friends.

Angela known to all as Gayle was born in Port Arthur, Texas and moved to Sebastopol, California at the age of 12 years to reside with her grandparents:  Alton and Mary Broussard.  Gayle touched the hearts of many and always said she loved you she will be missed.

If you would like to visit her family and attend the memorial services for Angela, we welcome you.

Location:             Eggen & Lance Chapel

Date:                    Saturday, June 25, 2022

Time:                   Visitation: 11am-11:30am/ Memorial: 11:30am-2:00pm

Live Streaming:  www.SRMEL.com

Texas Viewers – 1:00pm / California 11:00am

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