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Clarence C. “Skip” Griffith, Jr.

May 21, 1961 - November 16, 2020

          Clarence C. “Skip” Griffith, Jr., age 59, of Newark, DE, passed away on Monday, November 16, 2020.

          Born in Wilmington, DE on May 21, 1961, he was the son of the late Clarence C. and Geraldine (Grabowski) Griffith, Sr. Skip worked at Industrial Plate in Wilmington for fifteen years followed by a stint as a truck driver for Family Thrift in Newport. He was a model car enthusiast and loved riding his ’67 Harley-Davidson Sportster. Skip was also a proud Washington Redskins fan.

          He is survived by his children, Sabrina Griffith (George Hartnett) of New Castle and Casey Griffith of Newark; sisters, Veronica Griffith and Lisa Orr, both of New Castle; grandchildren, Shane, Juliana, Julian, Shyann, Joslynn, Aubrey, and Sunny; and former spouse and friend, Nancy Griffith of Bear.

          All services will be held privately.

          In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Skip’s memory to the American Lung Association, Donation Processing Center, PO Box 11039, Lewiston, ME 04243.

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8 Guestbook messages for Clarence C. “Skip” Griffith, Jr.

  • I send my deepest condolences to the family.

  • Rest in peace my baby brother, your suffering and pain are done. Give Mommy and Daddy a kiss for me. Goodbye i Love you💔

  • This journey has ended. The new one is so much better! Rest peacefully Skip! You’ve lived a hard road well deserved of a rest. Love ya!

  • I love and miss you dad ❤

  • Sabrina and Casey I am so sorry for your loss. May he rest in peace!!

  • Casey,
    So sorry for your loss. Condolences to you and your family.
    Those we love don’t go away,
    they walk beside us everyday,
    unseen, unheard, but always near,
    still loved, still missed and very dear.
    Dear to our Heart.
    Just know you gave it your all!

  • I love you uncle skip you will be missed

  • I’m so sorry for your loss. 💔