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Roger L. Griffey

August 24, 1948 ~ October 24, 2021 (age 73)

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Roger L. Griffey, 73 of Chillicothe passed from this life on Sunday, October 24, 2021, at his residence. He was born August 24, 1948, in Circleville, Ohio, the son of Herbert and Louisa Griffey.

Surviving is his daughter, Kimberly (Danny) Hughes and his son, Justin Griffey, all of Chillicothe; grandchildren, Brittany and Kira Hughes and Hanna and Harley Griffey; great-grandchildren, Gunner, Gatlin and Cashtin: and a brother, Iain Griffey, Elkton, Maryland. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Tom Griffey.

Mr. Griffey was a retired police officer for the City of Chillicothe. He was a U.S. Army veteran, serving in Vietnam and was the recipient of the Bronze Star. A member of VFW Post 108, he enjoyed watching the OSU Buckeyes and traveling to casinos.

Graveside services will be held at 1:00 pm on Friday, October 29, 2021, in Soldiers Square, Greenlawn Cemetery with services by the Ross County Veterans Honor Guard. Calling hours will not be observed.

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Graveside Service
October 29, 2021

1:00 PM
Greenlawn Cemetery
643 Eastern Avenue
Chillicothe, OH 45601

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