Robert Gordon Griffin Sr. passed away at the age of 75 on Monday, Nov. 25, 2013.
He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Gail Hanrahan Griffin; son, Robert Griffin II (Karen) of Syracuse, N.Y.; daughters, Candy Vinnay Bear of Westland, Cheryl Crisan (Bob) of Brighton, Deb (Tom) Nieman of Halo Corners, Wis. and Darline (John) Gaughan of Crystal Lake, ll. He had 13 grandchildren, and one great granddaughter.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents, Katherine and Clarence Griffin; sister, Susan Meyers; brother, Clarence Griffin II; and his daughter; Cindy Brodine Carpentier.
He worked several years at the Wayne County Morgue, Botsford Hospital and St. Joseph Hospital in Tawas before retiring. He loved to do wood work, fish and tend to all the animals that came onto his property. Bob loved his train displays and donated some which can be seen at the Iosco County Historical Museum.
Per his wishes, cremation has taken place and a celebration of his life will take place at a later date.