George Edward Griffin

February 8, 1934 to May 22, 2017


Griffin, George Edward – Passed peacefully away at his daughter’s residence in St. John’s, on Monday May 21st, 2017 at the age of 83  years, George Edward Griffin of Harbour Breton (formerly of Jersey Harbour). Predeceased by son Leon (2016), parents Phoebe and Bertram Griffin, brothers, Donald and Kenneth, sisters, Mary and Mamie. Leaving to mourn with wonderful memories, wife Eileen; son Roy (Margaret); daughters: Brenda (Shellee), Barbara (Craig Noftall) and Beulah (Craig Wiseman); grandchildren: Jaye Lynn, Shandee, Ryan, Roy, Hailey, Heather, Gregg, Griffin and George (and his mom Tammy). As well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. In keeping with George’s wishes, cremation and a private family celebration of his life has taken place. To send a message of condolence or sign the memorial guest book, please visit



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Sorry for your lost. we are all thinking of you.

Eileen and family, so sorry to hear of George’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Eileen and family:We are so sorry to hear of George’s passing . Treasure your memories. He is at his eternal rest now with Leon. God bless you all …….Carolyn,Bill and family

Beulah, we were so sorry to hear about your father. Our deepest condolences to you and your family. God bless you all.

So sorry to hear of Mr. Griffin’s passing. Such a gentle man. Roy would bring him fish in the spring and we always got fresh vegetables in return. Deepest sympathy to the family.

So sorry to hear ,uncle George’s passing, sending our thoughts and prayers to you all.
Love , Don,Jackie, chantelle,Brandon Dobbin

We visited George and Eileen a few years back in Harbor Breton with my mom Alma (Hodder) and Carl Auchinleck. Mom was so happy to see George and have a visit. So Sorry for your loss. Thinking of you all at this difficult time.

So, so sad to hear of (Uncle) George’s passing. We will never forget his pleasant smile and his kind ways. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Beulah, thinking of you and your family during this difficult time.
Your friends & co-workers from palliative care.

Sorry for your loss Barb and Shandee , thinking of you in your time of sorrow.

So sad to hear of Uncle George’s death. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Love, Sara, David, Joseph and William

Sorry to hear of George’s passing. Deepest sympathy to the family.Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

So sorry to learn of George passing on to his reward.sincere condolences to all his families. May he forever rest in peace.

Sorry about your dad he was a find and friendly man

Barb and family,
So sorry to hear of your Dad’s passing. Thinking of you during this difficult time.

Beulah, Craig, Hailey, Heather and the Griffin Family.
So sorry to hear of George’s passing, Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May his memories bring you peace.

Eileen & family, Very sorry to hear of George’s passing. George was a very fine man & we always loved having a chat with him especially when he shared stories about growing his veggies. No matter the topic we always enjoyed & listened to him. He will be sadly missed but he is reunited with his son Leon. God bless you all.

To the family of the late George Griffen, I send my heartfelt condolesences. George was one of the sweetest men that I encountered in my nursing career. May peace and serenity be with you all.

Kind regards,
Trena (warren) Snook
St. John’s
Formerly from Hr. Breton

Beulah and family.. I am so sorry to hear of your dads passing, even the inevitable is so painful but yet a blessing in many ways.. Please give my regards to you family .. Thinking of you at your time of sadness.. but his goodness lives on

Our deepest condolences to Eileen & family, Our thoughts & prayers are with you at this sad time.

Barb we are so sorry to hear of the passing of your father. I know how much he meant to you and your family and how much you will miss his contagious smile.
Treasure the precious memories as I am sure there are many. The times that we were in your fathers company was a true pleasure for us. He was such a gentle soul and quite the story teller, we loved listening to him talking about the old days. He will be truly missed. Please pass on our condolences to the rest of the family. Love Randy, Debbie, Brian and Robyn.

Sorry for your loss . Thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.
Gerry and Christina Carroll

Thoughts are with the family……Sorry for your loss

So sorry to hear of George passing deepest condolence thinking of Eileen and the family at this time

So sorry for your loss, please accept our deepest condolences.

Sending my heartfelt condolences to Eileen and family. Thoughts are with you all during this difficult time. Cherish the memories.

Condolences to the Griffin family….I remember visiting their residence as a child with my mom….always good memories….

Barb, Craig, Greg and Griffin we are so sorry to hear your sad news. Cherish all your beautiful memories that you have all shared. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Rick and Elaine Stacey