July 29, 1934 – July 19, 2018
Griffin, Emma (nee Lawrence) – Passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving husband and family. Forever loved and remembered by Bob, her husband of 65 years, her daughters Terry (Joe DeCola) and Patty (Adrian Parkinson); grandchildren Cindy (Sean Fallon) and Andy DeCola (Leanne), great-grandchildren Ben, Chloe, Max and Charlotte; brother Edward Lawrence, sister Beatrice Griffin and sisters-in-law Dot and Shirley. Predeceased by brothers Russ, Gord, Bill, Doug, Tom, George and Arthur and sisters Jean and Sue. Emma enjoyed bowling, being a Captain of the Valley Girls for a period of time and a long time President of the league. She loved family gatherings, celebrations and made the Christmas season special. Emma was a long standing and loyal Blue Jays fan. Special thanks to the staff at St. Joseph’s Hospital for their care and compassion for the last few weeks. Friends will be received by the family on Wednesday, July 25th from 2-4 and 7-9 at the Turner Family Funeral Home, 53 Main Street, Dundas. Cremation has taken place. If you so wish, donations to St. Joseph’s Healthcare Foundation would be appreciated by the family.