Stephen D. Griffin

Stephen D. Griffin, 83, of Worth, died Dec. 21, at Palos Community Hospital in Palos Heights. Visitation was held at Schmaedeke Funeral Home in Worth on Dec. 26. A funeral Mass was offered at Our Lady of the Ridge Church in Chicago Ridge on Dec. 27. Burial was at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Worth.

Mr. Griffin is survived by his wife, Lorraine; his daughters, Janice Mathern, Maureen Grove, Donna Griffin, Colleen Lesniak and Barbara Szram; his son, Stephen Griffin; his brothers-inlaw, Jack Bahwell, Edward Bahwell and Edward Sedrick; many nieces and nephews; and 11 grandchildren.

Mr. Griffin was born in Chicago. He was a World War II veteran. Memorials may be sent to Our Lady of the Ridge School.