Obituaries

Obituaries

Norva L. Griffin 1921 - 2005 Olathe

Services for Norva L. Griffin, 84, Olathe, will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Bruce Chapel in Spring Hill. Burial will be in Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens in Olathe.Mrs. Griffin died Sunday, Sept. 18, 2005, at her home.She was born Sept. 5, 1921, in Covert, the daughter of Rachel B. Smith Ames. She graduated from Cawker City High School. She moved from rural Woodston to Olathe in 1959.Mrs. Griffin was a homemaker and a member of the Methodist Church.She married Kenneth D. "Griff" Griffin on June 23, 1940. He died Aug. 8, 1998.A granddaughter also died earlier.Survivors include three sons, Tarry L. Griffin, LaCygne, Larry D. Griffin, Olathe, and Ron A. Griffin, Lawrence; a brother, Edward Young, Loveland, Colo.; a sister, Ruth Sheldon, Olathe; 10 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. today at the chapel.The family suggests memorials to Hospice of Kansas or the Salvation Army, sent in care of Bruce Funeral Home, P.O. Box 7, Spring Hill 66030.