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Griffin, Gerald Marion -

Gerald Marion Griffin

Martin - Gerald passed away peacefully on October 3, 2020. He was born on November 4, 1928 in Morley, MI the son of Lewis and Murma (McKune) Griffin. He was united in holy matrimony with the love of his life Marie Gettys on July 29, 1955. From that marriage four beautiful children were born: Ruth (Buzz) Powless, Sandra Harris, Judith (Maurice) Ploude, Gerald D. “Brother” (Mary Jo) Griffin; fifteen grandchildren; and twenty-one great grandchildren. Gerald is preceded in his passing by his loving wife Marie; his parents: Lewis and Murna; his brothers: Sardis and Addison Griffin; his sister: Lois Neal; and son in-law: Jim “Jimbo” Harris. Gerald worked for MacVean Farms in Martin, MI for fifty-four years and over the course of that time they became like family to Gerald, especially Ron and Sandy MacVean and their son: Doug.
Funeral services for Gerald will take place at

McCowen & Secord Family Funeral Home
Marshall - Gren Chapel, 120 Woodhams St.,
Plainwell, MI 49080 269-685-5881

with Gerald’s family receiving friends from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 7, 2020 and a celebration of life taking place on Thursday, October 8, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. Interment will take place at South Martin Cemetery following the service.

While at Gerald’s webpage at
www.mccowensecord.complease take time to sign his guestbook by lighting
a candle and/or sharing a memory with the family.


McCowen & Secord Family Funeral Home