Griffith-Hinz, Jr.-Obituary

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Griffith H. "Junior" Hinz, Jr.

Falcon Heights, Minnesota

Feb 2, 1943 – Oct 20, 2017 (Age 74)


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Wulff Funeral Home Obituary

Age 74 From St. Paul MN, passed away peacefully on October 20, 2017 at the Highland Chateau Nursing Care Center, where he lived for the past year.Jr. was born in St. Paul, MN February 2, 1943. He was preceded in death by his parents, Helen and Griffith Sr., and brother Richard. Survived by his...

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Lori & Ron, Over the many years I have known your family, all of you have always made me feel welcomed and a part. It is with sadness that I write this, but also with the knowledge that I will always have all the great memories to remember Junior and all of you. Thinking of you now and always.

Dear Lori
I was saddened to hear of the passing of your loving brother Junior.
The news did bring back some nice memories of him from when I was a kid.
When Paul and I would be at your place, Junior was usually in his room watching TV. I wasn't allowed to watch TV during the day so naturally I was drawn to his room like a moth to a light! If it wasn't for Junior's TV I may never have gotten to know him. I'd talk to him about what he was watching and was surprised as to all the...

It was a pleasure to work with Griff for the 6 months that I was lucky enough to be a part of his life and care. He continued to have a special place in my heart even after I was no longer a part of his care team. Griff brought joy to those around him and had a great singing voice (take me out to the ball game especially). I hope that your family finds peace in this time and are filled with lovely memories of his time with you.

Lori and Ron
We send our deepest sympathy for the loss of your brother.He was a kind soul who could always tell you about the latest Twins game.We will not be able to make the funeral but you will be in our thoughts and prayers.

Larry and Bonnie Papenfuss
Green Valley Arizona