2010-02-13 / Obituaries

Beatrice Jean Griffith

A graveside funeral service, celebrating the life of Beatrice Jean Griffith, 85, of Buckeye Lake, was held February 8, 2010, at Glen Rest Memorial Estates, with Fr. William J Ferguson as celebrant.

Bea died peacefully February 3, 2010, at Newark Healthcare Center following an extended illness. She was born September 11, 1924, in Fabin, Minnesota, the daughter of the late Anna and John Motschendacher. She was a baker and former owner of the Little Dutch Bakery in Buckeye Lake. She is a member of the Our Lady of Mt Carmel Catholic Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ezra W. Griffith on January 10, 1981.

She is survived by her nieces and nephews, Sherman (Evelyn) Clay of Hebron, Norma Pillow of Racine, Mary Dill of Buckeye Lake, Julia (Jack) Schneitzer of Westerville, and Kathryn Olson of Fargo, ND; many great nieces and great nephews; and brother and sister-in-law, Roy and Mildred Griffith.

An online guest register and memorial are available at www. hoskinsonfuneral.com. Hoskinson Funeral Home is honored to care for the family of Beatrice Griffith.

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