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The obituary for Jim Murphy was released by WBZ Tv after his sudden passing. How did he die? Find Out!
The CBS company in Boston has lost a valuable member. The chief video editor of the network, Jim Murphy, suffered an untimely demise.
He was a 3 times New England Emmy Award winner and recipient of the Edward R. Murrow Award.
Jim Murphy WBZ TV Obituary: How Did He Die?
Jim Murphy of WBZ Tv has recently passed away.
The sad news was announced by On CBS Boston via Jim Murphy obituary.
Jim Murphy left the whole team of Channel 4 CBS News mourning on Tuesday. He had been working for the network as a video editing crew chief for the past 19 years. In fact, he was in the charge of all newscasts, sports programming, and various Special Projects.
Today WBZ lost an important member of its family and I lost someone who was more than a colleague. Jim Murphy was my “Stand By Me” I like many are speechless. Many prayers up to his family. R.I.P Murph. You are love and will be missed. #WBZ pic.twitter.com/iyWjs5QjQs
— Levan Reid (@LevanReid) July 20, 2021
According to the staff, Jim Murphy suddenly passed away overnight.
However, his actual cause of death was not disclosed. The video editor had not reported any major long-term illness before. Similarly, there is no documentation of accidents or mishaps.
Meet Jim Murphy Widow Wife
Jim Murphy is survived by his wife Stacey.
The couple were not only husband and wife but also best friends in every possible way. They reportedly did everything together.
Along with his spouse, Jim Murphy leaves behind his family and two children: Quinn (9) and Gavin (10). He was a family man and spent most leisure time with his sons and wife.
WBZ has lost a great man. Jim Murphy has passed away. He was extra special in so many ways. May God bless his beautiful family. Love & Support of the Murphy Family https://t.co/mz9gDMJ8CM
— STEVE BURTON (@STEVEBURTONWBZ) July 20, 2021
Jim Murphy might have left a decent net worth for his family.
However, Stacey and the boys are under financial stress due to the sudden demise of the breadwinner. So, friends have set a GoFundMe account to assist the Murphy family.
They have set a target of $100,000 USD. Likewise, the account has already raised $88,000 USD till now.
Jim Murphy Age: How Old Was He?
Jim Murphy was around the age of 42 years old.
Jim Murphy was born and raised in Duxbury MA. He attended the University of Massachusetts Amherst and graduated with an undergrad degree in Communications and Media Studies in 2000.
Shortly after, Jim started working for Fox Sports as a videographer. Likewise, he also served as a freelancer for NECN. Eventually, he found a breakthrough at WBZ in 2002.
Jim Murphy doesn’t have a Wikipedia bio. But, fans filled Twitter feed with RIP posts to pay tribute to the late angel.
We send our love and support to Jim Murphy’s family and friends. His work will forever stay within our hearts.