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Robert Talbott Griffin

October 26, 1940 ~ March 21, 2019 (age 78)
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Griffin, Robert T.

     On March 21, 2019 Robert Talbott Griffin U.S. Navy Viet Nam Veteran, passed away at age 78. Born in Baltimore on October 26, 1940 to Herbert and Evelyn (White) Griffin, Bob was a graduate of Mergenthaler High School, and worked for many years as a printer for the Baltimore Sunpapers. Bob had a passion for pets and a love of history. He was descended from George Calvert, 1st Lord Baltimore, and Richard Talbott, early Maryland Settler. Bob was known for his quick wit and his kind, compassionate spirit. 

   Bob was the beloved husband of Mary Jo Wood; devoted father of Brian Griffin, Lisa Dunham and husband Michael, Maria Henry and husband Scott; dear stepfather of Stephen, Teresa, John and Michael Gregg and Sarah Finley; loving grandfather of Amanda, Anya, Brady, Meghan, Jacob, Colleen, Kerrigan, Brendan, Diane, James, Allison, Nathan, Emilie, Gideon, Naomi. and Jonas; cherished brother of Howard, Raymond, Herbert and Kenneth Griffin and Susan Standridge and devoted son of the late Herb and Evelyn Griffin.

     Family requests friends visit Gonce Funeral Service P.A., 4001 Ritchie Highway on Monday 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 pm. Mass of Christian Burial will be held in St. Rose of Lima Church on Tuesday at 9:30 am. Interment in Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Crownsville. Those who wish may contribute to the Alzheimers Foundation (  or the ASPCA (



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