Serving the Community for Over 120 Years

Please call us at 610-586-2142 to set up an appointment with a caring professional.

Welcome

Thank you for visiting the website for the Griffith Funeral Chapel. We have been serving the community for over 120 years and now we add this website to our list of family centered services.

We think you’ll find your visit helpful, and hope you come back if we can be of service.

Horace B. Griffith, III
Supervisor / Funeral Director

Pre-Planning

There are some very good reasons why you should consider pre-planning. Please call us at 610-586-2142 to set up an appointment with a caring professional.

Lofty Oaks

Griffith Funeral Chapel is proud to be an affiliate of the Lofty Oaks Association since 1989. For each service we conduct, we arrange to have a tree planted in Pennsylvania in memory of the deceased.

Griffith Funeral Chapel

Recent Obituaries

Ruth “Ruthie” Keeney

Ruth “Ruthie” Keeney

Ruth, “Ruthie”, Keeney, 86, lifelong resident of Essington, PA, passed away peacefully at home with her caregiver and loving companion, Shirley Calel on January 26, 2023. Born on Easter Sunday, April 12, 1936, Ruth was the first-born child of the late Anna (Churrick)...

Steven O’Rangers

Steven O’Rangers

Steven O’Rangers, 21, of Brookhaven, PA, passed away January 23, 2023, at home, after a long struggle with cystic fibrosis.  He was born on June 20, 2001 to the late Heather Ann O’Rangers. Steven enjoyed video games, listening to music and playing with his beloved cat...

John McCullough

John McCullough

John McCullough (62) went home to be with Jesus on January 18, 2023. A native born and lifelong resident of Delaware County, John was a devoted Christian and active member of Calvary Independent Baptist Church in Morton. John lived his faith through his kindness,...

Sally Doyle

Sally Doyle

Sally Doyle (born as Sara Devereaux) passed away on January 16 at age of 80. She was the beloved daughter of Larry Devereaux and Betty Devereaux. Dear Sister to brothers Jack, Larry and Joe Devereaux (Millie). Devoted mother of Michael Allen (Kiersteen Keeler) and...

George S. Hutchins

George S. Hutchins

George S. Hutchins, 74, a longtime resident of Essington, Tinicum Township, passed away on January 15, 2023 at his residence. Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Sterling and Margaret Jane Hutchins. George was employed as a Security Inspector with...

Charles P. “Pat” Barr, Sr.

Charles P. “Pat” Barr, Sr.

Charles P. “Pat” Barr, Sr., 87, lifelong resident of Tinicum Township, passed away peacefully at home on January 5, 2023.  Pat was the second born son of the late Mary (Clay) and Albert Barr. Born on March 15, 1935 in Philadelphia, he along with his 7 siblings were...