Delbert E. Griffin

Born: Thu., Feb. 5, 1953
Died: Mon., Sep. 12, 2016

Memorial Service

3:00 PM Sat., Oct. 08, 2016
Location: Pendleton Seventh-day Adventist Church

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Delbert E. Griffin

February 5, 1953 – September 12, 2016


Delbert E. Griffin, 63, of Pendleton died suddenly Monday morning, September 12, 2016.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, October 8, 2016, at 3:00 PM at the Pendleton Seventh-day Adventist Church.  Burns Mortuary of Pendleton is in charge of arrangements.  Sign the online condolence book at

Delbert was born February 5, 1953, in San Francisco, California, to Delbert V. and LaVonna (Kruse) Griffin.  He was raised in Pendleton and attended Hawthorne Kindergarten, Harris Jr. Academy, Gem State Academy and Blue Mountain Community College.  He had worked for Harris Pine Mills, several area credit unions, the Oregonian Newspaper and most recently he was a line lead at Keystone RV.  Delbert enjoyed camping, rock hunting, basketball and bowling.  He also volunteered his time with Pathfinders.  In 2003 he married Donna.

Delbert is survived by his wife Donna Griffin; daughters Carman, Laurie, Erin and Trisha and son Shane; his mother LaVonna Griffin; his brothers Keith (Pam) and Dan (Maria) Griffin; grandchildren: Austin Parker; Ryan, Mackaleigh, Malaya, Mackenna, Mackaragh and Mackayla Lagao; Lane Roberts; Gage, Brooklyn, Jonny Jr. and Miranda Halversen; and Shane Parker Jr.; as well as several nieces and nephews. 

He was preceded in death by his father Delbert V. Griffin, daughter Heather Dawn Griffin, and a brother Don Griffin.

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Jim Terry
   Posted Mon September 19, 2016
It is hard not picking you up every morning you are up in heaven with your father and daughter. We at 901 lost a great man and a true friend. Rest in peace my friend you are among your old friends and family. One day I will see you again.
I send out my deepest condolences to his wife Donna , family and friends

John McBride and family
   Posted Thu September 22, 2016
You are miss for your friendship and always a joy to work with, miss you everyday with your smile and help

Tony Ross
   Posted Thu September 22, 2016
you were a great man and I will never forget you boss

Jefferson Pishion
   Posted Fri September 23, 2016
He was great friend and coworker. To his family I offer my deepest condolences.

Elmer Perkins
   Posted Wed October 05, 2016
Delbert was a great man that will be missed by many. I enjoyed getting to work with you for the year that i worked there. When i get there ill bring you your daily double. My heartfelt condolences to Delberts family.

Tom and Eileen Moon
   Posted Sat October 08, 2016
We were so sorry to hear of your son's loss. Our deepest sympathy to you and your family. If there is anything anytime we can do for you, please let us know.

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