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 Barbara A. Murren

Barbara A. Murren

Aug 22nd, 1931 - Feb 1st, 2020
  • Birth Date: Aug 22nd, 1931
  • Death Date: Feb 1st, 2020
  • Funeral Date: Feb 1st, 2020
  • Location: St. Aloysius Catholic Church, Littlestown
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Barbara A. Murren, 88, of Littlestown, died Saturday, Feb 1, 2020.  She was the widow of Robert F. “Popcorn” Murren who died May 27, 2016.   Born Aug 22, 1931 in Los Angeles, CA, Barb was the daughter of the late Catherine Cochran.  She was a 1952 graduate of Mercy Nursing School of Baltimore and a registered nurse retiring from Hanover Hospital after about 30 years of employment.
Surviving are her five children:  Douglas R. Murren & Jacqueline, Stephen J. Murren & Connie, Andrew P. Murren & fiance Cherrie Hill, Alexis A. Murren and Melissa C. Reynolds & John, all of Littlestown; her 9 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren and her two sisters, Suzanne Sheely of Littlestown and Cathleen Small of Brandywine, MD.  Barb was predeceased by her brother, Charles E. Cochran.  She was a member of St. Aloysius Catholic Church, Littlestown.  She loved being surrounded by her children and grandchildren.
Memorial Mass is Friday, Feb 14, at 10 A.M. at her church with The Rev. C. Anthony Miller Celebrant.  There is no Viewing; however, the family will receive friends Thurs from 6 - 8 P.M. at Little's Funeral Home, Littlestown, with prayers at 7:45 P.M.  Inurnment will be in St. Aloysius Cemetery, Littlestown. Online condolences may be shared on

ellen smith
Feb 3rd, 2020 2:01 pm
So sorry for the loss of a very special Aunt. I have wonderful memories of Aunt Barb all through my life. Doug, Steve, Andy, Lex and Missy and families you are all in my thoughts and prayers.
Brian Hood
Feb 3rd, 2020 4:51 am
So sorry about your mom. sending prays & good thoughts to all.
Cathy Sanford
Feb 2nd, 2020 11:52 pm
We are so sorry to hear this news. Barb was a very special cousin to us and we will miss her. Love and prayers to all of you and extra hugs

Catch and Eddie and family
Janet (Eline) McMaster
Feb 2nd, 2020 7:26 pm
I know the family will always remember the good times they shared. This world was a better place having had Barb in it~~

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