Obituary of Viola Griffiths
Viola Griffiths, 90, a resident at Carbondale Nursing Home, formerly of Scott Township, passed away peacefully Saturday, at the facility surrounded by her family. She was the widow of Thomas Griffiths, Sr. who died 1989.
Born in Milanville, PA, she was the daughter of the late Kostanty and Viola Dzielak (Jellock). She was a member of the Tompkinsville United Methodist Church,
She was a housewife who kept a beautiful home and always had meals ready for her family, especially homemade pierogis. She could make or sew anything from drapes, curtains, slip covers or cloths without a pattern. She attended
school in Milanville.
The family would like to thank Dr. Tamarat Bekele, and Theresa and all the nurses and aides, staff and especially the kitchen staff at Carbondale Nursing Home and Rehab Center who were Viola's extended family. They always treated
her so dearly and kindly. Also a thank you to Traditional Home Health and Hospice who made our Mom's journey so special.
She is survived by a son, Thomas and wife Barbara, Williamsport, and a daughter Ruth Kurtz and husband Ken, Greenfield Twp. a daughter in law, Connie Griffiths, Peckville. She was preceded in death by a son Joseph Griffiths, and four
brothers, Henry, Walter, Edward and Joseph. At her request there willl no no public viewing. Family and friends will be received at the Tompkinsville United Methodist Church, Saturday morning from 11 am until the time of the service at 12
noon. by Pastor Beth Taylor.. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Tompkinsville United Methodist Churh, 1448 Heart Lake Road, Scott Twp, PA 18433. Arrangements are under the care and direction of the
Margotta Funeral Home, 511 Church St. Jessup, PA. 18434. For online condolences go to, "www.margottafuneralhomes.com."
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