GERALD F. GRIFFIN
An Arlington, VA resident and Real Estate Agent with McEnearney Associates of Arlington, died at age 71 at Powhatan Nursing Home in Falls Church under the care of Hospice on Friday, October 4, 2013 after a short illness. The son of the late Phyllis and Gerald F. Griffin, he is survived by his brother, Brian of California; his aunt, Beverly (William) McCarthy of New Hampshire; his uncle, Frederick (Priscilla) Jenkins of Massachusetts and long time friend, Karen Jessop of North Ft Myers, Florida. Another brother, Kevin, predeceased him. Born and raised in Boston, MA, Gerry graduated from Medford High School in 1960, joined the Navy and was honorably discharged in 1964. He earned his MBA from Southeastern University in Washington, DC. Prior to his real estate career, Gerry was employed by the National Security Agency, IBM and Project HOPE. He worked in Jari and lived in Recife, Brazil from 1974-1976 and owned his own data processing consulting firm for many years. He had been a resident of Arlington since leaving the Navy. He leaves behind many good friends and associates. A Celebration of Life will take place on Monday, October 7 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Please call 703-538-5684 for details. Interment will be private.