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Ms. Nancy Anne Sullivan Griffith of Kent, WA died on Thursday, September 20th, 2012 from complications related to metastatic breast cancer.

Nancy was born on December 3rd, 1968 in Sedro Woolley, WA. She attended Mount Vernon High School and graduated from Central Washington University, with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications. Nancy spent many years working with children in preschool settings. She also spent a better part of her career managing collection activities for various companies.

In her spare time, Nancy enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She spent countless hours volunteering and raising money for cancer research and other causes. She attended church at Lake Sawyer Christian Church.

Nancy is survived by her two children; Katelyn Griffith and Samantha Griffith, and her siblings Dorothy Rajcich (Aberdeen, WA), Lorraine Hellum (Seattle, WA), George Sullivan, III (Indianapolis, IN), Mary Pittman (Manson, WA), Daniel Sullivan (Seattle, WA), Patricia Froelich (Indianapolis, IN) and Peggy Jayarama (Tumwater, WA), and numerous nieces and nephews.

Nancy was preceded in death by her mother Vera Sullivan in 2010, and her father George Dewey Sullivan Jr. in 1993.

Services will be held on Saturday, October 6th, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at Lake Sawyer Christian Church in Black Diamond, Washington.

In lieu of flowers, Nancy has requested that donations be made to St. Vincent de Paul: SVDP Case Management Program, 5950 4th Ave South, Seattle, Washington 98108.

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Published in Skagit Valley Herald on Sep. 27, 2012.
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October 20, 2012
Something led me to look Nancy up this year after so many years since Immaculate glad we connected. All our prayers for your family and most especially her children.
Mary Wilburn Cooper
October 12, 2012
Was one of the funniest people I have ever known. I remember on many occasions at Immaculate Conception but in one in particular she made all of us laugh right out of our seats. I could barely breathe. She would make this honking laughter sound....Our generations Carol Burnett. She is with her family, her friends, her Jesus. Love jc
Jimmy Caviezel
October 4, 2012
I was shocked and saddened to hear of Nancy's passing. She was a wonderful, caring person. I will forever be thankful for the wonderful care and support she gave my daughter under her care. Katelyn and Samantha your mom will always be with you and watching over you. May you rest in peace Nancy.
Michelle Zielinski
October 3, 2012
Our heartfelt thoughts and prayers with Nancy's family. So very sorry for your loss.
Jim and Monica Novello
October 2, 2012
Nancy gave our family the greatest gift of caring for our daughter with as much love and attention as anyone could wish a daycare teacher to provide. We are so grateful to have known her, and so thankful for all that she taught our daughter. We are deeply saddened by her passing and for the loss her daughters have suffered. To Katelyn and Samantha - your mom was an amazing person. Our hearts are with you.
Katie Chapman
October 2, 2012
Nancy may have been the most caring person I have ever met. I feel blessed to have met her, and so lucky that my daughter spent a year of daycare in her care. We miss you already Nancy! You will not be forgotten. Our Tullips will always remind us of you.
David Chapman
October 2, 2012
My heart goes out to Mary and Nancy's other family members. Please accept my sincere sympathies. You will be in my prayers.
Megan Strong
September 29, 2012
Nancy was a wonderful person with so much love and humor to share. I will cherish the many great memories we shared over the years. My thoughts and prayers are with Katelyn, Samantha and the Sullivan clan. Sully you will be missed by all who knew you!

With Love,

Jill Duffy
September 28, 2012
I'm shocked and sad to read the news of Nancy's passing --Please accept my most heartfelt sympathies. My thoughts leap immediately to her family and how much they must miss her! I have some fun memories of time spent with Nancy, working in the barn at Washington Bulb. I will be keeping the Sullivan and Griffith family in my thoughts -- Rest in peace, Nancy.
Erin Madsen Burkholder
September 28, 2012
I will never forget the memories we shared growing up, I will always remember you . My prayers go out to your family. God Bless You.
Alicia Castellon-Brashler
September 28, 2012
I will never forget my dear friend who added so much to my life. All the beautiful memories will be cherished forever. I will miss you much. Rest in peace.
Heidi Heller
September 27, 2012
Nancy as a kind and very thoughtful person. I have not seen her since high school but I will always remember her. My prayers go out to her family.
Linette Davis
September 27, 2012
Peace Be With You! I will forever cherish the fond memories and forever be grateful for the gift you gave me. I love you.
Heidi Knutzen
September 27, 2012
Nancy was a positive inspiration for all she came in contact with. We are fortunate to have been blessed with her true friendship. She will be deeply missed by us all.
Kim Yanick
September 27, 2012
I did not know Nancy, but have gotten to know her through her sister Peggy. I know she was loved and cared about by her many siblings and I am heartbroken for them and, most of all, for her children. Please accept my heartfelt sympathy.
Bobbi Rieder
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