Richard Griffin

By Orleans Hub Posted 3 May 2021 at 1:37 pm

American flagRichard Griffin, 83, of Albion passed away on May 1, 2021. He was born Nov. 7, 1937 in  to the late Francis and Rita (Gramlich) Griffin.

Richard was a U.S. Navy Veteran who served from 1956-1960. He was a recipient of the “Babe Ruth Award” in 1955 and inducted into the Albion High School Sports Hall of Fame in 1992. He was a retiree of Owens Illinois in Brockport and the Village of Albion.

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his wife, Janice; son, Mark; sister, Sue; brothers-in-law: Roger Kaniecki and David Hobson.

Richard is survived by his daughters, Sarah (Scott) Hess, Martha (Dean) London and Elizabeth Mowers; grandchildren, Kate, Michael, Andrew, Paul and Dennis; three great-grandchildren; brothers, Fr. David and Donald; and sister, Karen Hobson.

Services for Richard will be held privately.

Richard’s arrangements have been entrusted to the Christopher Mitchell Funeral Homes, Inc. of Albion, NY. To share a special memory of Richard, please visit: