Robert Griffis Obituary

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In Memory of

Robert Carl Griffis

September 29, 1927 - November 7, 2013

Dr. Robert C. Griffis of Rochester Hills passed away on Thursday November 7, 2013. Loving husband for over 64 years to Doris. Dearest father of Carl (Etta), Edward, Robert (Barbara), Thomas (Mimi), and Patty. Proud grandfather of 6 grandchildren, Robert also leaves behind is dear cat Kacey. Robert served his country in the Navy during WWII; he graduated with a Doctorate in Chemistry going on to work for General Electric and Ford Motor Co. Robert volunteered for over 20 years making harnesses at Leader Dogs for the Blind of Rochester, MI. Visitation will be Tuesday November 12, 2013 from 1pm until the time of service at 3pm at Pixley Funeral Home, 322 W. University Dr. Rochester, MI 48307. In lieu of flowers please send memorial donations to Leader Dogs for the Blind P.O. Box 5000 Rochester MI 48308. Please visit

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"Dear Mrs. Griffis and Carl, Ed, Tom, Patty and family, I am very sorry to hear of Dr, Griffis passing. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. ..." Joan McLaughlin Thompson (Coral Springs, FL)

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