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Doris Lenore Schwing Griffis

1923 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
Doris Lenore Schwing Griffis Obituary
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Griffis, Doris Lenore Schwing; age 90; of Rochester Hills; passed away on Wednesday, August 6, 2014. Doris was a 1 Lt. Army Nurse; she served during W.W.II in European Theater. Memorial experiences: Le Havre, France down to Aix and Marseilles, France (227th General hospital) up to Nuremberg, Germany to the 116th general hospital, later the 385th Station Hospital. Attended war crimes trials in 1946. Doris also volunteered at the Rochester Hills Public Library, Leader Dogs for the Blind, and at the Older Persons Commisions of Rochester. Loving wife of the late Robert; dear mother of Carl (Etta), Edward, Robert (Barbara), Thomas (Mimi), and Patricia. She is also survived by six grandchildren; and her beloved cat, Kacey. Visitation will be held on Monday, August 11, 2014 from 11 a.m. until the time of service at 1 p.m., at Pixley Funeral Home, 322 W. University Dr. Rochester MI 48307. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Leader Dogs for the Blind 1039 S. Rochester Rd, Rochester Hills, MI 48307. Please visit www.pixleyfuneral.com
Published in DailyTribune.com on Aug. 9, 2014
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