OBITUARY: Walter R. Griffith |

OBITUARY: Walter R. Griffith

September 29, 1958 – February 16, 2012

Walter R. Griffith passed away in Yuba City, CA after a lengthy illness. He was called home to his Maker on February 16, 2012. He was 53 years old. Walter was born September 29, 1958 in Sacramento, CA to James and Barbara Griffith.

He moved with his parents to South Lake Tahoe in the early 60s. He is a graduate of So. Tahoe High School. He loved the outdoors and the cold of Tahoe winters. He was an avid reader and a lifelong learner. He also loved his dog, Kayla.

Walter is survived by his loving wife Denise, his mother Barbara and brother Michael Griffith, and his sister Kristin Griffith.

A memorial service and interment was held in Yuba City on February 28, 2012.

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