Herbert Charles Griffieth Sr., 75, of Gridley passed away Thursday April 3, 2014 at his home.
He was born May 7, 1938 in Bloomington to Claude and Mildred (Johnson) Griffieth. On November 16, 1974 he married Nancy Houck in Bloomington.
Herbert worked at General Electric for 32 years retiring in 1993. He served his country in the U.S. Navy for four years. He was a member of the Moose lodge and enjoyed bowling and golfing.
Survivors include his wife; daughters: Susie Griffieth of Gridley, Victoria (Jim) Rash of Shirley; sons: Herbert (Michelle) Griffieth Jr. of Goodfield, Roger Griffieth of Mason City; special granddaughter: Jasmine Harrison who lived with her grandfather and who helped take care of him. She was his special angel; brother: Richard Griffieth of Bloomington.
In honor of Herbert's wishes there will be no services.
Cremation rites have been accorded with East Lawn Funeral Home, Bloomington, IL.