Traverse City Record-Eagle

April 19, 2013

Beulah Griffin

Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — INTERLOCHEN — Beulah Griffin, 89, of Interlochen, passed away at home on April 17, 2013. She was born to John and Lucy Donkers on Jan. 29, 1924, in Grawn.

Beulah married Allen Griffin Sr. on Oct. 23, 1946, in Grawn.

She was an avid stuffed animal collector and kept active, as she was always on the go.

Beulah is survived by her children, Allen (Patricia Ann) Griffin Jr., Terry Griffin, Brenda (Ronald) Runyan, Ray Griffin and Emma Griffin; eight grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister, Bonnie.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and sister, Joy.

Visitation will be held Monday, April 22, 2013, from 1 to 5 p.m., at Covell Funeral Home in Traverse City. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at 1 p.m., with visitation one hour prior, at Covell Funeral Home in Traverse City.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Covell Funeral Home of Traverse City.