Mrs. Margaret A. (Corrigan) Griffiths, 85, formerly of Hanover Township, passed into eternal life Friday afternoon in the Smith Nursing Center Ltd., of Mountain Top, where she recently had resided.
Born July 14, 1927 in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late Patrick and Myrtle (Buckman) Corrigan. She was educated in the city schools.
Prior to her retirement, Mrs. Griffiths was employed as a senior aide by the Luzerne County Bureau of Aging.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Mr. Robert J. Griffiths, in 1982.
Surviving are her children, including her devoted daughter and caregiver, Mrs. Susan M. Mucha and her husband, Joseph Mucha Jr., of Mountain Top; son, Mr. Robert M. Griffiths and his wife, Sharon; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; brother, Mr. Jack Corrigan and his wife, Nancy, of Hanover Township; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for Mrs. Griffiths will be conducted on Monday at noon from the Wilkes-Barre Heights location of the John V. Morris Family Funeral Homes Inc., 281 E. Northampton St., Wilkes-Barre.
Interment with rites of committal will follow in St. Mary's Roman Catholic Cemetery, 1594 S. Main St., Hanover Township.
Relatives and friends may join Mrs. Griffiths' family Monday from 10 a.m. until the time of services.
To send Margaret's family online words of comfort, support and friendship, please visit our family's website at www.JohnVMorrisFuneralHomes.com.
Published in Times Leader on Mar. 23, 2013