GRIFFITH, Marian Hope, age 75, a homemaker, passed away peacefully Saturday, January 5, 2013.
She was born August 12, 1937, in Bergholz, OH, the daughter of the late Roy E. and Clara O. Kimble Davis.
Marian was a member of the Toronto Wesleyan Church and was a graduate of the Jefferson Union High School.
She was preceded in death by her parents; infant son, Eugene Allen "Toby" Griffith, Jr. in 1957 and son, James R. Griffith in 1998; brothers, Ted and Edward Davis; sisters, June Heath, Louise Oxier, Audrey Stewart and Violet Law.
Marian is survived by her husband of 58 years, Eugene Allen Griffith; sons Timothy (Debra) Griffith, Charles Griffith and Douglas (Becky) Griffith all of Toronto, OH; daughters, Crystal (Richard) Brousseau of Toronto, OH and Debi Griffith of Rochester, PA; 12 grandchildren and several great- grandchildren and also several cousins, nieces and nephews survive.
Friends and family will gather for visitation 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, January 8th at the Clarke Funeral Home, 302 Main Street, Toronto.
A celebration service of Marian's life will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, January 9th at the funeral home with pastor Jared Robison officiating. Burial will follow at the Toronto Union Cemetery.
Memorial contributions in memory of Marian may be made to the Toronto Wesleyan Church, 211 South Third Street, Toronto, OH 43964
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