Donald J. Griffey

February 23, 1947 ~ February 17, 2019 (age 71)

Donald J. “Old Guy” Griffey age 71 of Moon Twp. Passed away Feb. 17, 2019 at Allegheny General Hospital. He was born in Pittsburgh Feb. 23, 1947 too the late Catherine Rita O’Connor and Frank V. Griffey. Donald was a retired Allegheny County Policeman retiring in 1997 with 24 years of service, he was Veteran serving in Vietnam with the Army, a member of St. Margaret Mary Church, long time member of the Boy Scouts of America as a Scout Leader, a Civil War Re Enactor, did skeet shooting and won the State Championship, enjoyed fishing and hunting, Don is survived by his wife; Cathy Java Griffey, his children; Brenden Griffey of Center Twp., Erich Griffey of Moon Twp., Christina  ( and Fiancée; Dave Mitchell) also Nicholas (Eileen) Griffey of Oakmont a sister Mary Anne Griffey of Brookline also 2 grandchildren; Amelia and Rocco Griffey, also several nieces and nephews and his beloved cat; Penelope. Friends will be received Tues. & Wed. 2-4 & 6-8pm at the Copeland Moon Twp. Funeral Home, 981 Brodhead Rd. where Prayers will be recited Thurs. at 9:15AM followed by a 10AM Mass of Christian Burial in St. Margaret Mary Church. Burial will follow at 1PM in the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies with Honors. In Lieu of flowers donations in his name to FOP Lodge #1, 1428 Banksville Rd., Pittsburgh PA 15216 will be appreciated.

Donations may be made to:

FOP Lodge #1
1428 Banksville Rd., Pittsburgh PA 15216

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