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GRIFFIN, James "Jumbo"

GRIFFIN, James "Jumbo"

GRIFFIN - James "Jumbo" Of Buffalo, NY, September 27, 2015; beloved son of William J. Griffin and the late Eleanor "Ellie" (Milligan) Griffin;
survived by loving fiance; Colleen
Ferron and her children Olivia, Matthew
and Gabriel; dear brother of Mary Beth (Glenn) Pasier, Peggy (Dave) Gilmour, Colette (Chris) Gibson, Kathy (Kale) Bridge, Bill Griffin, Maureen Higgins, Tim "TJ" Griffin, and Julie (John)
Harrington; loving uncle of Kathleen, Jill, Beth, Dan, Sheila, Billy, Jennifer, Sean, Jessica, Megan, Erin, Emily and Jack and their spouses and partners; great-uncle of Taylor, Joseph, Harper, Ella and Hannah. He leaves behind several aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends to cherish his memory.
Friends and family may call Wednesday from 6-8 PM and Thursday from 4-8 PM at the JAMES W. CANNAN FUNERAL HOME, INC. (Southtowns Chapel) 3155 Orchard Park Road. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday at St. Martin of Tours Church at 11:15 AM. (Please assemble at Church) Jumbo was a long-standing member of both the West Seneca and Blarney Castle Social Clubs. He was a proud supporter of, and longtime rider in, the annual Ride for Roswell. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Roswell Park in his name. On line register book at

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