Alice Marie Griffin, 66

OSWEGO, NY – Alice Marie Griffin, 66, a former resident of Simeon-Dewitt Apartments in Oswego, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday October 31, 2015, at Oswego Hospital.

Alice Marie Griffin
Alice Marie Griffin

Alice was born in Oswego, the daughter of the late Daniel and Virginia (Riordan) Griffin.

She was a life resident.

Prior to her retirement, she was employed as a cook at the Pontiac Nursing Home.

She was a former participant in the Federal Job Corps Program.

Alice was an enthusiastic volunteer for the Salvation Army Christmas Kettle Drive and also collected thousands of aluminum pull-tabs to help those in need of dialysis treatment.

She enjoyed playing bingo and especially loved going out dancing and listening to local bands.

She is survived by a son, Daniel (Christina) Griffin of Oswego; two brothers, Marty (Dana) Griffin of Oswego and Richard (Patricia) Griffin of Oswego; a sister, Geraldine Griffin of Oswego; two grandchildren, Peter and Teagan; two nieces, Meghan Griffin and Julie Griffin; and two nephews, Peter Griffin and Joseph Griffin; and an uncle, Paul Riordan.

Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, at the Dain-Cullinan Funeral Home.

Burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery.

Calling hours will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, prior to the service, at the funeral home, 112 E. Second St., Oswego.

Contributions in her memory can be made to the Oswego Salvation Army.