Evelina Rachel Griffin

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Death 7 Mar 1988 (aged 70)
Burial Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Plot Section M, Row A, Lot 240
Memorial ID 47426477 · View Source
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Evelina R. Griffin, 70, of 18 Meadowbrook Ave., Belvidere, died Monday of heart failure in Christiana Hospital.

Mrs. Griffin worked in purchasing at Veterans Administration Hospital near Elsmere, retiring in 1977 as chief inventory manager.

She was a Women's Army Corps veteran of World War II, serving in England and France. She was a member of the ladies auxiliary of Norman D. Scott Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7265 and a member of Just Us Pals.

She was a 1934 graduate of Howard High School.

She is survived by a daughter, Betty J. Moon of Wilmington; a sister, Helen E. Way of Wilmington; and three grandsons.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Congo Funeral Home, 24th and Market streets, where friends may call after 11 a.m. Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery.
(Evening Journal, 10 March 1988 (Thursday), page B6)

Gravesite Details Women's Army Corps veteran of World War II.

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  • Created by: Tedd Cocker
  • Added: 1 Feb 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 47426477
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Evelina Rachel Griffin (9 Jun 1917–7 Mar 1988), Find a Grave Memorial no. 47426477, citing Riverview Cemetery, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Tedd Cocker (contributor 47025283) .