July 22, 1921 ~ July 30, 2014
Milton D Murray, Fargo, passed away on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at Villa Maria, Fargo.
Milton D Murray was born to David and Grace (Malarkey) Murray in Lisbon, North Dakota on July 22, 1921. As a child he had trapping lines around the Lisbon area in order to earn income for his family during the depression. Milton grew up in the Englevale, ND area where he attended schools, graduating from Englevale High School. He served in the Army in Italy during World War Two in the 10th Mountain Division. After leaving the Army Milton returned to the Lisbon area where he worked for Johnson Trucking until moving to Fargo. He worked for Dan Dugan Trucking and received an award for 28 years without an accident. He worked for many years at Wallworks picking up and delivering trucks and cars in a variety of states. Milton D Murray and Lillian Anderson were married in Lisbon, ND on October 15, 1949. After he retired they spent their winters in Casa Grande, Arizona. Lillian preceded Milton in death on August 21, 2008.
Milton loved hunting and traveled to Canada to hunt for Elk and Moose. He enjoyed living and fishing at his lake cottage on Lake Melissa. Milton was a long time member of Knights of Columbus and Kiwanis.
Milton is survived by his brother, Howard (Teresa) Murray and their 5 children and three grand nephews.