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

George Joseph Michael Anthony Parker

George Joseph Michael Anthony Parker

George Joseph Michael Anthony Parker 41, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania passed away suddenly on May 10, 2022. He is predeceased by his Dad Frederick Raymond Hetzel III. He is survived by his Son George Joseph Parker, his Mother Frances (Parker) DeGrossa, Step-father...

Paul “Bud” Wayne Lingle II

Paul “Bud” Wayne Lingle II

Paul (Bud) Wayne Lingle II, of Ridley Park, age 86, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on May 4th, 2022.  He was the son of the late Paul Wayne Lingle and Elizabeth Kulp Lingle.  He is survived by his wife of 58 years Virginia (Ginny) Hollway Lingle, four...

Carolyn Diane Vincolato

Carolyn Diane Vincolato

On Thursday, April 21,2022, Carolyn Diane Vincolato passed away at the age of 75.  Diane was born on May 3,1946 in Arkansas and as a child her family moved to Texas where she met her husband Gus Vincolato, who was in the Air Force and stationed there.  They were...

James T. Dewar

James T. Dewar

    James T. Dewar, 68, of Norwood Avenue, Prospect Park, Pennsylvania, passed away peacefully at his home on Wednesday, April 20, 2022. A lifelong resident of Prospect Park, PA, born in Southwest Philadelphia, he was a dear son of the late James G. and Barbara...

Ronald F. Cox

Ronald F. Cox

Ronald F. Cox was born in Ridley Park PA, and passed away at his home in Cherry Hill, NJ on March 28, 2022. Ron graduated from Interboro High School in 1965. He received his BS in Chemical Engineering and his MBA from PMC Colleges (Widener University). He began his...

James E. Lonergan

James E. Lonergan

James E. Lonergan 67, of Prospect Park was called home to heaven March 25, 2022. Born a Southwest Philadelphia resident to his late parents James and Regina Lonergan. Jim was very devoted husband, father, brother, pop-pop and friend. He went to Bartram High School of...