Norville D. Griffin 1944-2020
CANFIELD — Norville D. Griffin, 76, died Wednesday evening, Oct. 21, 2020, at his residence.
Norville was born March 1, 1944, in Durant, Okla., a son of the late Nalbro and Iula Luke Griffin, and came to this area 14 years ago.
Norville grew up in California, graduating from Sacramento State College and served in the Army. He traveled extensively (33 countries) for his work as a civil engineer. Norville worked for the Bechtel Power Corp. for 35 years, retiring in 2010. He enjoyed water skiing, snow skiing and hunting when he was younger, and was an avid reader.
Norville leaves his wife, the former Dolores J. Davis, whom he married March 7, 1965; a daughter, Melissa (Garth) Mooney of Boardman; his son, Randy (Diane) Griffin of Maryland; and three grandsons, Griffin, Tristen and Gavin. He also leaves a sister, Kayuta Conteras of Mexico; and a brother, David Griffin of California.
There will be a Mass of Christian burial 11 a.m.Tuesday at St. Michael Church. Friends may call Saturday at Lane Family Funeral Home, Canfield Chapel, from 1 to 3 p.m., and Tuesday from 10 to 10:45 a.m. at the church.
Friends and family may view this obituary and give their condolences at www.lanefuneralhomes.com.