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Murray Hough (1952S)

Murray passed away in Mossel Bay
Louise and Murray
Louise and Murray

We were saddened by the news of the passing of Murray Hough (1952S) in Mossel Bay on 7 April 2023.  We were fortunate enough to receive a simple, yet poignant summary of Murray's life, from his son, Murray Hough Jnr. 

Summary of the Life of Murray Hough
21-10-1935 to 7-04-2023

My Father and best friend, Murray Hough was born on 21 October 1935 in Tulbagh. 

He attended and completed his schooling at Bishops 1948 to 1952 (School House).

Retired from the Permanent Building Society as Bank Manager 1993.

Settled down in Ceres with Annette in 1994.

Married Annette Cathrine Flynn, loving wife and mother to his Children in 1959.

Annette passed away in 2000, after whom he married Maggi Nel in 2000 and moved to Mosselbay.   Maggi passed away in 2014.

He then Married Louise Neethling in 2015 whom he loved dearly.

Murray passed away in Mosselbay on 7 April 2023 and will be laid to rest in Ceres next to Annette.

Murray is survived by his devoted wife, Louise and his three children – Murray Hough
Jr, Adele Consani and Ray-Anne Cahill.

Murray was a loving father and husband, truly understanding and knowledgeable, always willing to give advice and help without reservation.

He will be dearly missed as he leaves a void in our Hearts.

May he rest in peace, with all my love.

- Murray Hough Jr.

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