Gloria G. Murphy, 86, our beloved mother and friend passed away on September 7, 2015. Gloria was born, raised, and raised her family in Detroit, Michigan. Gloria was a long time (24 years) resident of Cary, North Carolina, and had very recently moved back to Michigan to be near family. During her career Gloria worked at Gail’s Office Supply in Wyandotte, Triton Engineering, and The NewsHerald. In retirement she was active at the Cary Senior Center and loved photography and golf. She was an inveterate learner and studied computers and contract bridge. She is survived by her three children – Patrick Murphy (Mt. Pleasant, MI), Deb Bronson (Mt. Pleasant, MI), Colleen Picchi (Blowing Rock, NC), and grandson, Bobby Bronson.