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Obituary: Ruby A. (Petrow) Murach, 82

Sep 16, 2017 06:20AM ● By Theresa Gilman
LAWRENCE, MA- Ruby A. (Petrow) Murach, 82, died peacefully Saturday, September 9th at Greenbrair in Nashua, NH. She was the beloved wife of the late Matthew A. Murach, Jr., with whom she celebrated many years of marriage until his passing in 2007.

Born in Boston on November 23, 1934, she was the daughter of the late John and Ethel (Speight) Petrow. Ruby was a graduate of Lawrence High School. Prior to her retirement, she worked in the Cafeteria at Dracut High School for many years. 

Above all, family was most important to Ruby. She enjoyed spending her time surrounded by those that she loved, particularly her grandchildren. 

She is survived and will be deeply missed by her three children, Maliea Brunelle of Vermont, John Murach and his wife Dorothy of Dracut, and Marlene Dow and her husband Timothy of Shirley, MA; and six grandchildren, Meagan, Sara, Aaron, Kristina, Stephen, and Stephanie; as well as her great grandson, Dylan.

In addition to her parents, Ruby was predeceased by her two brothers, William and David Petrow, and her son-in-law Roger Brunelle.

ARRANGEMENTS: At Ruby's request, calling hours have been omitted. To leave an online condolence, story, or message, please visit, or find us on Facebook under "Dracut Funeral Home."
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