Obituary of Leonardo Edward Murdock
Leonardo Edward Murdock, 62, was affectionately know as "Eddie". He peacefully returned to his heavenly home on March 1, 2021 surrounded by his loved ones and friends. His firm belief in God supported his transition and ultimately gave him peace. Eddie was the first child born to the late Sgt. Major Leonard Murdock USMC Retired and Laura Vee Murdock. He grew-up in Springfield, Ohio and graduated with honors from Springfield South High School. At the age of 18 he followed in his father's footsteps and joined the United Stated Marine Corps. Eddie was an avid Outdoorsman. His passions included, big-game hunting, calling, fishing, camping and taxidermy. He was an active member of the Phoenix Varmint Callers. He published the club's newsletter and freely shared his expert hunting knowledge and skills. He was employed by Banner Health for 32 years where he worked as Supply Chain Management Coordinator. Eddie was proceeded in death by his brother, Bernard (Jerry) Fitzgerald Murdock. He leaves to cherish his memory, two brothers, Frederick (Freddie) Alan Murdock and Gregory (Greg) Alexander Murdock (Catherine); one sister, Michelle Murdock Thrash (James); two step-sisters, Amelia (Millie) Patterson and Lucretia (Chrissy) King; one God-daughter, Michaela Fears; and very special friends Ivan and Sarah Caro, Shantil Macias, Tyeler Davison and Sean Yates, along with a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other family and friends. AKNOWLEDGEMENTS With deep gratitude, the Family of Eddie Murdock wishes to express our sincere thanks and appreciation to Eddie's many friends for all their prayers, calls, visits, and other wonderful expressions of love. Special Thanks to Ivan and Sarah Caro, Shantil Macias, Tyeler Davison, Causenta Cancer Treatment Center, and Sean Yates for all their Love and Support during Eddie's illness. Your thoughtfulness and support have been a source of comfort and strength.To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Leonardo Murdock , please visit Tribute Store
Tuesday, March 23, 2021
Falconer Funeral Home
251 W. Juniper Ave.
GILBERT, Arizona, United States