David C. Griffin

Born: Wed., Jan. 2, 1952
Died: Thu., Jan. 16, 2020

A Celebration of Life

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM, Sat., Jan. 25, 2020
Location: Common's Hall

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David C. Griffin, 68, passed away on Thursday, January 16, 2020 at his home in Angola, Indiana.

He was born on January 2, 1952 in Marion, Indiana to John and Leola (Dalrymple) Griffin.  He married Deborah Nixon on March 4, 2006.

David was the owner of Brown-N-Bare Tanning in Angola, Indiana.

He was a member of the Angola Elks Lodge and the Sons of the American Legion through the Orland American Legion Post 423.  He enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with his family.

Surviving is his wife, Deborah Griffin of Angola; sons, Michael Mankin of Angola, Indiana and Brian (Jennifer) Nufer of Merritt Island, Florida and daughter, Jennifer (Michael) Nufer Martin of Elkhart, Indiana; brother, Steve Griffin of Gas City, Indiana and sister, Sarah (Tony) Fox of Marion, Indiana.  Also surviving are his five grandchildren, Lauren Martin, Hayden Martin, Hunter Martin, Julia Nufer and Lillian Nufer.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, John Griffin and sister, Sue Powell.

A Celebration of Life will be from 1-5 PM on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at the Common’s Hall, 501 S. John Street, Angola, Indiana.

Memorials may be made to the Community Humane Shelter of Steuben County, Angola, Indiana.

Charitable donations may be made in David's memory to the following organization:

Community Humane Shelter of Steuben County
PO Box 204, Angola, Indiana 46703
Tel: 260-833-2877

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Jackie VanRooyen
   Posted Mon January 20, 2020
Rest in Heavenly peace Dave. Tho God does not promise us tomorrow, He does promise us eternity. God bless Deb and family, with Love and Prayers, for comfort and support.

Jennifer Myers
   Posted Mon January 20, 2020
Dave, you are truly missed! I always enjoyed coming to Brown N Bare. Your smile could always make anyone's day brighter. Brown N Bare is not the same without your presence. My heart aches but I know you are no longer suffering. Fly high Dave!

Bill & Karolyn Scott
   Posted Mon January 20, 2020
We are so sorry for your lose Deb. God be with you and your family in these trying times

Wendy Parker
   Posted Mon January 20, 2020
So very sorry Deb for your loss, prayers for you and family. Remember Dave when Brown-N-Brown very first opened, He was always so happy, smiling and enjoying life.

Deena Wyatt
   Posted Tue January 21, 2020
I was blessed to be able to have Dave as my boss when I did nails at Brown-N-Bare Tanning. He was a Great Man and we shared several laughs and good times there. So Sorry for your loss. He will be greatly missed by so many!

Randy & Sherri Recht
   Posted Tue January 21, 2020
Deb, we’re so sorry to hear of Dave’s passing. Sending our deepest sympathy for you and your family.

Sandy Ferrell
   Posted Tue January 21, 2020
I am so sorry to hear of Dave's passing. You and the family are in my thoughts and prayers

Lara & Rodney Covey
   Posted Mon January 27, 2020
Our thoughts and prayers are with you during your time of grief. We are so sorry to hear of the news of your dear loss.

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