Irene (Newman) Griffin

February 13, 1938 ~ March 19, 2021 (age 83)


GRIFFIN, Irene (Newman), 83, of Northridge (Dayton), passed away Friday, March 19, 2021 at Miami Valley Hospital. She was born to Roy & Florence (Collier) Newman on February 13, 1938 in Carter, Kentucky. Preceded in death by her husband, Charles Griffin, and four brothers: Clyde, Albert, Lloyd & Larry Newman. Survived by two sons, Bobby Griffin & James Griffin (Maggie), both of Dayton; two brothers, Harlan Newman & Carlos Newman (Loretta), both of Grayson, KY; four sisters, Hazel Burton, of Dayton, Helen Harold, of Dayton, Christine Grooms, of Dayton, and Mildred Fleenor, of Medway, OH; one brother-in-law, Raymond Griffin, of Livingston, KY; grandchildren, Gabe, Michael, Michelle, Samantha, Zachary, Brandon, Nicholas, Diamond, Latasha, Brandon & Sebastian; numerous great grandchildren, nieces, nephews & friends. Funeral service 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, Mar. 24, at the Morton & Whetstone Funeral Home, 139 S. Dixie Dr., Vandalia. Pastor Walter Berger, officiating. Interment Forest Hills Memorial Gardens, Tipp City. The family will receive friends 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, Mar. 23, at the funeral home. To leave a special message for the family, please visit

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March 23, 2021

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Morton & Whetstone Funeral Home
139 S. Dixie Drive
Vandalia, OH 45377

Funeral Service
March 24, 2021

1:00 PM
Morton & Whetstone Funeral Home
139 S. Dixie Drive
Vandalia, OH 45377

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