In loving memory of Jerry Griffith born on March 2, 1973 and passed away peacefully on August 24, 2013. Jerry was a loving son to Doris and Al Donchak and Jerry and Barbara Griffith, a husband to Ryan Sparks, a brother to Stacy and Brian Thrall, Jason and Jenny Donchak and Melanie and Eddie Skultety and Uncle to Jacob, Jillian, Ashley, Ryan, Dylan, Brandon, Kaylie and Carissa, as well as nephew to Doug and Mary Piirto. Jerry graduated from Piner High School and attended University of Missouri. He dedicated his life to saving others as a paramedic and firefighter. Jerry lived life through his music. As a talented DJ and choreographer he inspired people across the nation and around the world. His memory will live on by the countless lives he touched. There will be a memorial service on September 7, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at St. Mark's Lutheran church, 4325 Mayette Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA 95405. Immediately following the service there will be a gathering at 1240 Kodiak, Santa Rosa, CA, which is within walking distance from the church. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to <A HREF=> aidswalk </A> .

Published Online in the Press Democrat from Sept. 1 to Sept. 2, 2013