Pierrette M. "Perry" (Dupre`) Griggs, 81 of South Dennis, died peacefully surrounded by her family on July 5, 2013 after a brief illness. She was loving wife of John R. Griggs for 58 years. Perry was born in Woonsocket, RI on June 14, 1932 and lived for over forty years in Hopedale. She and her husband retired to Cape Cod and spent winters in Treasure Island, FL. She will be dearly missed by her family and many friends. Besides her husband she is survived by a daughter Susan Gormley and her husband Michael of Milton, a son John C. Griggs of Boston and 3 grandchildren Jacqueline and Mark Gormley and Rachel Griggs. Visitation will be held at Morris, OConnor & Blute Funeral Home, 58 Long Pond Drive in South Yarmouth on Wednesday, July 10 from 10 | 11 a.m. followed by a funeral Mass at St. Pius X Church in South Yarmouth at 11:30 a.m. A private burial will be held at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to The Boston Home, 2049 Dorchester Ave., Boston, MA 02124. Notes of comfort and sympathy may be made to her family at www. MorrisOConnorBlute.com.
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Published in Milford Daily News on July 8, 2013