Sarah M. Griffin,
86, formerly of Williamsport PA and Riverside PA died Tuesday October 28
2008 at Kramm Healthcare and Rehabilitation Watsontown PA. She was born
August 29 1922 in Tyrone PA the daughter of the late James and Laura Vaughn
Mrs. Griffin was a
member of the Salvation Army of Williamsport PA where she served in the Home
League and as a Christmas bell ringer.
She was married to
the late Merle Griffin. She was a homemaker and the mother of 17 children.
She is survived by six sons; Melvin Griffin, Sr. of Watsontown PA; Andy
Griffin of Bethlehem PA; Marlin Griffin of Midlothian VA; Charles Griffin of
Liberty SC; Lynn Griffin of Danville PA and Al Griffin of Danville PA and
three daughters; Martha Johnson of Williamsport PA; Margaret LaVan of
Williamsport PA and Ada Rearick of Williamsport PA. She was preceded in
death by three sons; Henry J. Griffin, Merle J. Griffin and David Griffin
and five daughters; Mary K. Griffin, Dorothy J. Griffin, Doris A. Griffin,
Maryland Jo Griffin and Marline R. Griffin. Also surviving are 24
grandchildren,41 great-grandchildren and fifteen great-great grandchildren.
friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service Saturday November 1 2008 at
10:00 AM at Trinity United Methodist Church 306 Lombard Avenue Danville PA
with the Reverend Dennis W. Derr officiating. Burial will be private in
Wildwood Cemetery Williamsport PA. Friends will be received from 9:00 AM
until the time of service. Memorial contributions may be made to The
Salvation Army 457 Market Street Williamsport PA 17701.
under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 W Mahoning Street