Niagara Gazette

December 3, 2013

Mary Elizabeth Griswold

Niagara Gazette


Mary Elizabeth Griswold, 87, of Midland City, AL and formerly of Bolivar, NY, passed away on Monday, December 2, 2013 at her residence.
Ms. Griswold was born on June 13, 1926 in the town of Clarksville, Allegany County, NY to the late Cleo Francis Fisk and Mildred Irene Ferrington. She was married to Guy Eugene "Gene" Griswold who preceded her in death on January 9, 1979. Mom enjoyed time with her family and was an avid reader and enjoyed sewing and crossword puzzles.
Mrs. Griswold was preceded in death by her son, Francis L. Griswold; her sisters, Emma Schreppel, Pauline Canfield, and Margretta Dubots; and her brothers, Cleo F. Fisk, Jr. and William G. Fisk. Survivors include her two sons, Vint (Mary) Griswold of Midland City, AL and Joseph (Linda) Griswold of Limestone, NY; three daughters, Mary (Gene) Arbogast of Maple Grove, MN, Shirley (Fred) Mitchell of Richburg, NY, and Cathy (Sam) Calkins of Niagara Falls, NY; two sisters, Josephine Bernard of Shinglehouse, PA and Ruth Lowe of Portville, NY; numerous grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews also survive.
A family memorial service will be held at a later date.
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