Name:    Donald R. Griffin

From:  The Evansville Courier, Gary, Indiana
Date:  Saturday, November 29, 1986

Donald R. Griffin, 60, of 4518 Tremont Rd., died at 8:57 p.m. Thursday at Deaconess Hospital after an illness.

He retired after 36 years at CSX Railroad and was a member of the Brotherhood of Railroad Clerks. He was a Navy veteran of World War II and was a member of the VFW Post 1114.  He was an avid boater.

Surviving are his wife of 39 years, Lois; a daughter, Jean, of Evansville; four sons, Don of Corpus Christi, Texas, Richard of Springfield, Ill, and John and Tracy, both of Evansville; a brother Bob of Mount Vernon, Ind., and a grandson.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Alexander Funeral Home North Chapel, the Rev. Gaylon Price officiating.  Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery, where the Retired Veterans Memorial Club will conduct military rites.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. today and from 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.