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Irene Frances Griffith

August 2, 1947 July 26, 2018
Irene Frances Griffith
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Obituary for Irene Frances Griffith

Irene Frances Griffith, 70, of Harrisonburg, passed away Thursday, July 26, 2018, at Living Waters Nursing Home in Timberville.

Irene was born in Harrisonburg on August 2, 1947, a daughter of the late Julie (Rexrode) and John William Howdyshell.

She was united in marriage on Sept. 21, 1969 to Anthony Wayne Griffith, who survives.

Irene is also survived by a daughter, Cynthia Sue Griffith of Broadway; sister, Joann Plaugher of Briery Branch; brothers, Wilford Howdyshell of Bridgewater, and Donald Wayne Howdyshell of Lynchburg.

She is preceded in death by brothers, Melvin and Galen Howdyshell.

The family will receive friends from 3 until 4 PM Sunday, July 29th, at Johnson Funeral Service in Bridgewater.

A graveside service will be conducted 11 AM Monday, July 30th at Emmanuel Church Cemetery in Mount Solon, with Pastor Ted Hott officiating.

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3:00 PM 7/29/2018 3:00:00 PM - 4:00 PM 7/29/2018 4:00:00 PM
Johnson Funeral Service in Bridgewater
Johnson Funeral Service in Bridgewater

graveside service




11:00 AM 7/30/2018 11:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 7/30/2018 12:00:00 PM
Emmanuel Church of the Brethren Cemetery

Pastor Ted Hott officiating.

Emmanuel Church of the Brethren Cemetery

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Emmanuel Church of the Brethren Cemetery Final Resting Place

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