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“My deepest sympathy for your family Donna. I am in disbelief. You were an amazing coworker. Rest In Peace my friend. Thoughts and prayers for all. ”
1 of 22 | Posted by: Lillie Laro - Raynham, MA

“Paul and family,We were so shocked to read of Donna's passing. She was a lovely woman and a great neighbor and she will be missed. Keeping you all in...Read More »
2 of 22 | Posted by: Jannine and Daniel Fisk - Malden, MA

“I was shocked to hear of Donna's passing. I still am.I had worked with Donna as a peer for a number of years, then in 1998, I was her boss's boss. ...Read More »
3 of 22 | Posted by: Ric Page - Haverhill, MA

“My dear Aunt Donna, I made every effort to be there with you today. I am deeply sorry we could not make it. You are in my prayers every night. I...Read More »
4 of 22 | Posted by: Krysta Hinzman - goffstown, NH

“Donna, God bless you and keep you in his loving arms...you will be missed, by so many that love you, we will continue to hold you in our hearts and...Read More »
5 of 22 | Posted by: wanda huizenga - los angeles,, CA

“Donna I was so saddened to hear of your passing. When I first moved to Oliver street, you were one of the first neighbors met. You took me under...Read More »
6 of 22 | Posted by: Susan Steele - Malden, MA

“Donna you were the first grandchild born in our very large family and such a very special person you were to all who knew you. With a heavy heart...Read More »
7 of 22 | Posted by: Carol Tiberii - Everett, MA

“To Paul and family... I am so sorry to have heard of Donna's passing... may she be at peace with the Lord... you will be missed Donna... God love you. ”
8 of 22 | Posted by: Joseph West - Norwood, MA

“Donna,Rest in peace. We will miss you. God bless you. ”
9 of 22 | Posted by: Michael Dibenedetto - Boston, MA

“To the Murray Family,my prayers are with you. I am a former coworker of Donna's. May God bless and strengthen you all Dolores ”
10 of 22 | Posted by: Dolores Pullen - Boston, MA

“Donna, I'm so sorry for the health struggles you've had to endure over the last year +. You were always one to have not wanted anyone making a big...Read More »
11 of 22 | Posted by: Tracy Day - MA - Family Friend

“I write this with a heavy heart. I am so, so sorry to hear about Donna. We all had good times together (back in the day) on Lincoln Street. ...Read More »
12 of 22 | Posted by: Donna Campagna - Malden, MA

“An Amazing woman... ”
13 of 22 | Posted by: Glenn Williamson - Stamford, NY

“I love you so much nana. Its almost like its not even real that you are gone.. you always took care of me and my cousins and always made sure we had...Read More »
14 of 22 | Posted by: John Huffstatler - Malden, MA

“Dear Paul And Family,We Are Both So Sorry For Your LostDonna Was Such A Nice Person To Be AroundShe Would Always Make Every One Feel GreatShe Was A...Read More »
15 of 22 | Posted by: Donna And Bill Croken - Salem, NH

“Dear Sharon and Robert, I'm so sad. We always had such great fun when we were kids in the Prescott School and having Our Families knowing and loving...Read More »
16 of 22 | Posted by: Jo-Ann & Susan Fontano - MA

“Our Sincere Condolences for the Loss of Donna...Knowing & Seeing the Love she had for her Family, from such a Special Lady is such a Loss for AllA...Read More »
17 of 22 | Posted by: Diane (Wedge) Cody - Everett, MA

“Dear Paul, young Paul, Kim, and all grandchildren, we are so very sorry and sad for the loss of your beautiful Donna. May God see you all through...Read More »
18 of 22 | Posted by: Theresa Mclennan - Saugus, MA

“To my dear cousins. We are so very sorry and sad for all of you. Donna was a very special lady, always putting others first. My parents adored her....Read More »
19 of 22 | Posted by: Theresa Mclennan - Saugus, MA

“Our condolences to the Murray and Wedge families. Such a nice Lady. So many nice memories of Donna at my brother Wayne and sister-in-law Colleen's...Read More »
20 of 22 | Posted by: Kim Bowie-Pierce - Malden, MA

“Donna Was Truly an Amazing person. When I was young my Mother and Father both worked very hard to provide for us. Being the youngest of 4.. Donna...Read More »
21 of 22 | Posted by: Robert Wedge - Everett, MA

“The Gately Family and Staff wish to express our sincere sympathy to you. It is our hope that we may be able to make a difficult time more bearable....Read More »
22 of 22 | Posted by: John W. Gately, John H. Gately & Fred Sprague


Donna R. (Wedge) Murray, of Malden, died at the Massachusetts General Hospital on Feb. 22, 2017 at the age of 63. Donna was born & raised in Somerville and moved to Malden at the age of 12. She was a graduate of Malden High School, Class of 1972 and resided in Malden for the past 51 years. Donna worked as an Administrative Assistant for the Registry of Motor Vehicles for over 30 years before her retirement. She was a very hard worker and enjoyed cooking & shopping. Donna loved to coordinate and plan family functions and holiday parties. She was the "best mother you could ask for" and was always there for everyone. Donna was the beloved wife of Paul F. Murray for over 40 years. Loving mother of Paul R. Murray of Malden and Kimberly J. Murray of FL. Caring daughter of the late Robert & Joan (Stevens) Wedge. Cherished grandmother of Ashlyn, Sydney, John David, Maiselie and Leland. Great grandmother of Daisy Mae. Devoted sister of Sharon Brancato & her husband Joseph of Newburyport, Robert G. Wedge & his wife Sharon of Everett and the late Stephen R. Wedge. Also survived by several nieces & nephews. A Celebration of life will be held at the Gately Funeral Home, 79 W. Foster St., Melrose on Saturday, March 4th at 10AM. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.