Leone Lydia Murphy, 87

Leone Murphy, 87, of Kihei, died April 5, 2013, at her home, with her family, and hospice care.

Private services were held. Nakamura Mortuary assisted with arrangements.

Mrs. Murphy was born in Marseilles, France on May 23, 1925.She retired as a Children’s Librarian for Coalinga District Library, California.

She is survived by her son Dr. Marc Stone; daughter Suzette Murphy; 2 grandchildren.

Leone was a vivacious, spry, independent woman. At 75 years old, she taught French at a private high school, and also to her fellow residents at Kalama Heights at 84. She loved her children and grandchildren dearly.