YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) -Mr. Shane Patrick Griffin, 50, was called to rest late Sunday evening, June 27, 2021.
Mr. Griffin was born on May 10, 1971 in Youngstown, Ohio a son of Jasper and Shirley Robinson Griffin.
He was a 1991 East High School graduate.
For many years he worked as a welder/burner. Additionally, he obtained his CDL and his Auto Mechanic Certification from TCTC.
Mr. Griffin loved old school cars, working on and talking about cars and collected movie memorabilia. He was an advent listener of old school music. He loved the Parliament Funkadelic music from George Clinton and Bootsy Collins. He was a die hard Cleveland Browns fan.
Shane and Gloris went to East High together and in 2002 they reunited with one another. Shane and Gloris got married on September 10, 2005 in Youngstown, Ohio. Shane and Gloris adored each other “Team Griffin”! During their time together, they enjoyed growing in the Lord, spending time with family, vacationing, long road trips, laughing with one another and listening to audio books.
He leaves to cherish his beloved memory, his wife, Gloris (Joy) Griffin and her two daughters, Dessera McClendon and Jazz’mine (Joshua) Harsch, whom he raised as his own daughters; two special young men who he referred to as his sons, Marquis Harris and Marcus Hayden; two grandsons, Luis Alberto Guzman and Luke Patrick Harsch; two sisters, Tammy Griffin and Zaneta Griffin(Sean Griffin); two nephews, Sean Griffin and Kylel Griffin; a niece, Sarai Frazier and a host of family members and close friends.
He was preceded in death by parents, grandparents and his brother, Sean Griffin.
A visitation in honor of Mr. Shane Patrick Griffin will be held Friday July 2, 2021 from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. at J.E. Washington Funeral Home, 2234 Glenwood Avenue in Youngstown, Ohio.
A television tribute will air Tuesday, July 6 at the following approximate times: 7:10 a.m. on FOX, 12:22 p.m. on WKBN, 5:08 p.m. on MyYTV and 7:27 p.m. on WYTV.