Marvin Gene Griffith, Sr.

August 27, 1936 - June 14, 2020 Cochranville, PA | Age 83 Loving Father, Grandfather, Great Grandfather, Brother and Friend.

MARVIN GENE GRIFFITH, Sr., age 83, of Cochranville, PA, passed away on Sunday June 14, 2020, at the Jennersville Hospital. He was the husband of Linda Kelly Griffith, who passed away in 2018, and with whom he shared 57 years of marriage.

Born in West Grove, PA, he was the son of the late Geter Griffith and the late Dora Schierholt Griffith.

He was a truck driver for Crowley Foods-Kemp in Lancaster, PA, retiring in 2004, after 46 years of service.

Mr. Griffith service his country from 1953 to 1964 in the U.S. Marine Corps

He was a member of the VFW Post 5467 in Kennett Square, PA.

Mr. Griffith was an outdoorsman, enjoying cutting wood, mowing grass and tinkering and fixing things. He also enjoyed being with his family and friends.

He is survived by one son, Marvin “Marty” Griffith, JR. and his wife Debra of Cochranville, PA; one daughter, Kimberly Osborne of Coatesville, PA; two sisters, Gailyn Griffith Hanna of Jarrettsville, MD and Glenda Kops of Oxford, PA; eight grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren.

He was predeceased by one daughter, Lisa Coy and two granddaughters, Jennifer and Kelly Coy.

His service and burial will be held privately.

To view his online tribute and to share a memory with his family, please visit

Arrangements by the Foulk Funeral Home, West Grove, PA

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Funeral Service

His Funeral Service and burial will be private.


  1. I’m so sorry for your loss, I will keep you all in my prayers , Mr. Griffith was the sweetest man I ever knew, both Mr and Mrs. Griffith were like 2nd parents to me growing up , I loved them both, they both will be missed dearly. Sincerely, Carol McAllister

    Carol mcallister | June 18, 2020 at 12:29 PM

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