August 27, 1928 – August 27, 2021
Don Griffiths of Ponoka passed away at the Ponoka Hospital and Care Centre on his 93rd birthday.
Don leaves to mourn his passing his wife of 73 years, Carla; his sons Ken (Vivian), Blaine (Bonnie), and Tom (Brenda); 12 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; his twin sister Doris and his sisters Lorraine, Treva, and June; as well as many nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends.
Don was predeceased by is parents; brothers Leon and Jim; and his son Murray.
Don was born and raised in the country. Farming was his life for as long as he could. He loved farming and his cattle, which he had a great and knowledge of passion for. He just plain loved the outdoors.
He went trail riding with family and friends whenever he could. Don also loved camping, big game hunting, fishing, and curling; in addition to watching hockey on T.V.
Don was a good friend and neighbour in the community and helped out whenever he could. Don was a real family man to his own family first and then to his extended family. He was kind, loving, and generous. He will be sadly missed by his own family and many other friends and neighbours.
A Funeral Service was held at the Ponoka Funeral Home at 1 pm on Thursday, September 2, 2021.
Memorial Donations in Don’s name are gratefully accepted to any charity of your choice. To express condolences to Don’s family, please visit womboldufneralhomes.com.
Arrangements Entrusted To Ponoka Funeral Home ~ A Wombold Family Funeral Home ~
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