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Julie Jeppson Park.

BROOKFIELD Julie "Muffy" Jeppson Park, daughter of John Jeppson, died at her home in Brookfield, on Thurs., October 23rd.

Muffy grew up in Cambridge, Worcester and Brookfield, Massachusetts and attended Shady Hill School, in Cambridge, The Ethel Walker School The Ethel Walker School is a girls' college preparatory school for girls in grades 6 through 12 in Simsbury, Connecticut. Walker's combination of superior academics in small classes, expansive extracurricular choices in athletics, the arts and equestrian programs, allows girls to  in Simsbury, CT and Bennington College in Bennington, Vt. She also did post-graduate studies at The Corcoran School of Art in Washington, DC. Muffy was a White House photographer under four Presidents, a member of the Board of Directors of The Actors Studio in New York and the Corcoran Gallery in Washington, DC and a patron of the Dance Theatre of Harlem Dance Theatre of Harlem, the first black classical ballet company. The group was founded in Harlem, New York City, by Arthur Mitchell, then of the New York City Ballet, the first black principal dancer of a classical company of international standing.  as well as many other charities throughout her life.

Muffy is survived by her loving husband, Halford Park; her four children, Craig, Carder, Antonia and Julie Stout; her stepdaughter, Heather Park; and three grandchildren.

Services to celebrate her life will be held at the Trinity Lutheran Church Trinity Lutheran Church can refer to one of several churches listed in the United States National Register of Historic Places:
  • Trinity Lutheran Church in Atkins, Arkansas
  • Trinity Lutheran Church in Rutherfordton, North Carolina
, 73 Lancaster St., Worcester, Ma on Saturday, November 1 at 12:00 p.m. The family asks that in lieu of sending flowers to please donate to one of the following charities in her memory: Hole in the Wall Gang Hole-in-the-Wall Gang, was the name given to a gang in the American Wild West, which took its name from the Hole-in-the-Wall Pass in Johnson County, Wyoming, where several outlaw gangs had their hideouts. , The Art of Elysium or The ASPCA ASPCA
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. Funeral arrangements are under the care of Lindquist Lundin Funeral Home, 36 Butler St., Worcester. To place an on-line condolence, please visit

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Publication:Telegram & Gazette (Worcester, MA)
Date:Oct 31, 2008
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