Custodian Found Dead in North Falmouth School

North Falmouth Elementary is closed today after one of its custodians was found dead in the school library.

was closed today after a custodian was found dead inside the school library early this morning, according to Cape and Islands District Attorney Michael O'Keefe. 

The body of Cornelius Murphy, 42, of East Falmouth, who was the school's nighttime custodian, was reportedly discovered around 5:30 am by the daytime custodian, who immediately notified police. 

O'Keefe said the death appeared to be from natural causes and that foul play was not suspected. 

Parents of North Falmouth Elementary students were notified by telephone this morning that classes would be cancelled today. 

Linda Miller/Renee Lopes-Weathers May 11, 2011 at 04:11 PM
Prayers to the family!
susan May 11, 2011 at 06:46 PM
iwas shocked on one of our men who works with me told me wow prayers to his loved family
julie May 11, 2011 at 11:21 PM
He was well loved by my son. He told me they were buddies since kindergarten. He is in fourth grade now. Prayers and thoughts to family.
Joyce May 12, 2011 at 01:55 AM
such a shocking end to a genuinely nice nice man. Prayers to his family
Jane Tobey May 12, 2011 at 11:31 AM
thoughts and prayers to his family, friends, students and staff at NFS


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