Funeral services for Peabody school superintendent to be held at City Hall

Cara Murtagh, who worked for 23 years in the Peabody schools, died suddenly Friday.

A flag at half-staff Saturday outside Peabody City Hall, where funeral services for school Superintendent Cara E. Murtagh will be held next week. –Kathy McCabe/Globe Staff

Funeral services for Peabody school Superintendent Cara E.


Murtagh, who died suddenly Friday, will be held next week at Peabody City Hall, her family announced.

A wake will be held Thursday from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. in Wiggin Auditorium. Her funeral will be held there Friday at 10 a.m., according to her obituary.


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