Anna G. Griffiths

Jun 22 1926
Jan 24 2017
90 Years
Quarryville, Pennsylvania

Anna G. Griffiths, 90, of Quarryville, passed away peacefully at the home of her daughter and son-in-law on Tuesday, January 24, 2017. She was the wife of the late David P. Griffiths with whom she shared 40 years of marriage. Born in Marion Heights, PA, she was the daughter of the late Michael J. and Mary A. Poremba Witowski. 

Anna resided in Quarryville for the past 7 years and had lived most of her life in Delaware County. She was a 1944 graduate of Kulpmont High School. She was a Roman Catholic by faith.

She is survived by three devoted daughters, Mary Hurley, and husband Dennis, of Quarryville, Marcia Gallo of Glenolden, PA, Michele Gedion fiancé of William Kilday, of Norwood, PA, 12 adoring grandchildren, six beautiful great-grandchildren, many loving nieces and nephews, and her close sisters-in-law, Bernadine Witowski and Louise Bruno. 

She was preceded in death by one infant daughter, Francine Griffiths; three sisters, Genny Narcavage, Mary Swajka and Laura Fleming; and five brothers, Joseph, Stanley, John, Michael and August Witowski.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at 11 AM at Our Lady of Consolation Church, 603 W 2nd Ave, Parkesburg, PA 19365.  Interment service will be held on the same day at 1:15 PM at Edgewood Memorial Park, 325 Baltimore Pike (Route 1), Glen Mills, PA 19342.  

Arrangements by the Wilde Funeral Home of Parkesburg.  Online condolences can be posted at


Service Date: 
Jan 31 2017 - 11:00am


Mary I am so sorry for your loss, I will be keeping you and your family in my prayers. Anna was a wonderful lady i will always cherish the stories she told me I loved talking to her...She sure was a spunky little lady, she will be missed


Back to top

It is with great sadness to hear the news of her passing. She was a wonderful woman devoted to her family and especially her faith. She always sent my mom and family prayer cards and prayers. Its our turn to pray for her. I know she is in heaven and has already become and angel as she was on earth. Prayers to you all that you get through this difficult time.

Back to top

Mary, Marcia and Michele. We send our thoughts and prayers for youand your family during this very sad time. Your mom will be truly missed. Over the last several years of my parents' lives she always called them to share moments of laughter, words of healing and an all around optimistic look on life. I hope that it has rubbed off on me and I will be as amazing as she was throughout her life. Mark Witowski

Back to top