April 27, 2023
Jewell Thomas Murray, 82, Topeka, Kansas, died Tuesday, April 18, 2023.
Jewell was born July 21, 1940, in Boise, Idaho, the son of Earl and Lillian Severson Murray. He graduated from Mankato High School in 1958. He proudly served in the United States Marine Corps for four years. He was discharged in 1962 as a sergeant.
Jewell married Marilyn Carey in 1987 in Golden, Colorado. He retired from the Kansas Department of Transportation after more than 40 years. He enjoyed telling stories and time with his coffee group. Jewell had a passion for socializing with family and friends.