Douglas D. Griffin

December 12, 1935 - November 13, 2016

Douglas D. Griffin, 80, of Lincoln, NE, passed away Nov. 13, 2016.

He was born Dec, 12, 1935, in Chandlerville to Raymond and Ruby (Stremming) Griffin. He was a 1956 graduate of Virginia High School.

A U. S. Navy veteran, he served aboard the USS Des Moines from 1956- 1960. Douglas had previously worked at Youngs Super Market in Virginia.

He retired in 1993 after more than 31 years as an engineer for LT & T Co. in Lincoln, NE.

Family members include a daughter, Shawna (Jim) Jensen; son, Kevan Griffin, all of Lincoln, NE; grandchildren, Tyler (Jennifer) Griffin, Travis (Megan) Griffin, Tyee, Trace and True Jensen; great- grandchildren, Sarah, Ariel, Atticus, Lilly and Hunter; sisters, Carole (Jim) Siltman and Janet (Bob) Walters; nieces, nephews, all of Illinois.

A graveside service will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, May 25, at Walnut Ridge Cemetery in Virginia.

Condolences may be left online at Roperandsons.com.