Griffith, Susan


Died: November 18, 2012

CREVE COEUR ~ Susan J. Griffith, 67 of Creve Coeur passed away at 11:10 p.m. Sunday, November 18, 2012 at her home.

Born July 28, 1945 in Galesburg to Ralph and Bernita (James) Tasker, she married George Griffith on June 20, 1964 in Peoria. He survives.

Also surviving are one son, James Griffith of Peoria; three daughters, Laura Griffith of Peoria Heights, Tanya Griffith of Creve Coeur, Sharon Griffith of Peoria Heights; five grandchildren; six brothers and five sisters.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother and one sister.

A homemaker, Susan enjoyed going to garage sales and finding collectible items. She also enjoyed taking care of kids, shopping and watching television.

Her visitation will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, November 24, 2012 at Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Creve Coeur. There will be no services. Following visitation, cremation will be accorded. Arrangements have been entrusted to Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Creve Coeur.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Susan G. Komen Memorial Breast Cancer Foundation, 4700 N. University, Suite 92, Peoria, IL 61614 or to the American Stroke Association, Memorial & Tributes Lockbox, 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago, IL 60674

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Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory

405 Rusche St
Creve Coeur, IL
Phone: (309) 694-3322