Donald Lee Griffin, 45, Sandusky, died unexpectedly Wednesday night, July 16, 2008, in Firelands Regional Medical Center, Main Campus, Sandusky.
He was born in Sandusky, March 21, 1963, and was a 1981 graduate of Margaretta High School. He was a U.S. Navy veteran. Donald was employed at Akro-Mills Co. in Sandusky. He loved being with his family and working.
He is survived by two daughters, Ashley “Laquan” Boyd and Marissa Griffin, both of Sandusky; son, DJ Griffin of Sandusky; stepdaughter, Shannon (Darren) Haubert of Burgoon, Ohio; 11 grandchildren, Caleb, Taisiana, Taylin, LJ, Paulyn, Elizabeth, Darren, Alicia, Jasmine, Jade and Nevaeh; two sisters, Chrissy (George) Blankenship and Annette Allen, both of Castalia.
Donald was preceded in death by his parents Billy and Judith (Nyfinger) Griffin; and infant brother, Charles.
Friends may call 5-8 p.m. Friday in Ransom Funeral Home, 610 S. Washington St., Castalia, where funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday; the Rev. John Mawhirter will officiate. Burial will be in Castalia Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to American Heart Association, Ohio Valley Affiliate, P.O. Box 182039, Dept. 013, Columbus, OH 43218.
Condolences may be shared at ransomfuneralhome.com.