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Corp Harold Glen Griffin
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Birth: May 7, 1920
Lakeview
Montcalm County
Michigan, USA
Death: Jun. 6, 1999
Lansing
Ingham County
Michigan, USA

Harold Glen Griffin was the first born child of Leroy Emerson and Jessie (Tripp) Griffin. He married Barbara Jean (Nall) Faught on May 25, 1951 in Leslie, Ingham Co., MI. Harold had two step-children and two children were born to Barbara and him. Harold was a Corporal in the U.S. Army during World War II from August 2, 1943, Fort Custer, Battle Creek, MI to May 3, 1946 being discharged from Fort Sheridian, Illinois. He served with the Flying Tigers. He was a C.B.I. Veteran and had been employed with Reo until he began working for the U.S. Postal Service in 1953 and retiring in 1983. He had been a resident of Holt since 1935. He enjoyed outdoor activities, especially golf. Harold passed away at a local hospital in Lansing, Michigan at the age of 79 due to heart failure. Surving were his wife of 48 years, Barbara and two sons, Glen Griffin of Lansing, Terry (Ginnie) Faught of Montana; 2 daughters, Gloria (Donald) Grayeski of Lansing and Sharon (Faught) husband John Linebaugh of Holt; 6 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; 2 brothers, Wilbert and Donald; 5 sisters, Elma, Deana, Ila, Rita and Virginia; several nieces and nephews and many special friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, LeRoy and Jessie Griffin and 2 brothers, Robert and Jackson. Funeral Home was Estes Leadley of the Holt/Delhi Chapel His funeral was held on Wednesday June 9, 1999 at the Holt Methodist Church with Rev. Joseph D. Huston officiating. Interment was in Maple Ridge Cemetery. Military Honors were provided by Morley S. Oates, Post #701, VFW. (bio by: Sandra Moore) 
 
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 Parents:
  Leroy Emerson Griffin (1894 - 1968)
  Jessie Tripp Griffin (1892 - 1990)
 
 Siblings:
  Harold Glen Griffin (1920 - 1999)
  Rita Jean Griffin Teremi (1923 - 2011)*
  Deana Irene Griffin Moore (1926 - 2013)*
  Jackson Leroy Griffin (1929 - 1998)*
  Robert Lee Griffin (1930 - 1989)*
  Donald Jay Griffin (1936 - 2013)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Served the US Army in World War II
 
Burial:
Maple Ridge Cemetery
Holt
Ingham County
Michigan, USA
 
Maintained by: Sandra Moore
Originally Created by: Mike Beard
Record added: Jul 24, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11420199
Corp Harold Glen Griffin
Added by: Sandra Moore
 
Corp Harold Glen Griffin
Added by: Sandra Moore
 
Corp Harold Glen Griffin
Added by: Sandra Moore
 
 
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To Uncle Harold, We think of you often. Rest in peace.Your nephew Ed and wife Sandra Moore and family
- Sandra Moore
 Added: Oct. 11, 2008

- Sandra Moore
 Added: Sep. 17, 2008
Thank you for serving our country
- Sandra Moore
 Added: Oct. 11, 2008
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