Shane Patrick Griffin, Youngstown, Ohio Obituary


YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) -Mr. Shane Patrick Griffin, 50, was called to rest late Sunday evening June 27, 2021.

Mr. Griffin was born on May 10, 1971 in Youngstown, Ohio to Jasper and Shirley Robinson Griffin.

He was a 1991 East High School graduate.

Youngstown East High School Alumni Tribute

He worked as a welder / torch for many years. In addition, he has received his CDL and auto mechanic certification from TCTC.

Mr. Griffin loved old school cars, worked on and talked about cars, and collected movie memorabilia. He was an Advent listener to old school music. He loved the funkadelic music of Parliament by George Clinton and Bootsy Collins. He was a die-hard Cleveland Browns fan.

Shane and Gloris went to East High together, and in 2002 they got back together. Shane and Gloris were married on September 10, 2005 in Youngstown, Ohio. Shane and Gloris adored each other for “Team Griffin”! During their time together, they enjoyed growing in the Lord, spending time with family, going on vacations, taking long car trips, laughing together, and listening to audiobooks.

He leaves his beloved memory, his wife Gloris (Joy) Griffin and their two daughters Dessera McClendon and Jazz’mine (Joshua) Harsch, whom he raised as his own daughters; two peculiar young men whom he referred to as his sons of Marquis Harris, Marcus Hayden; two grandchildren, Luis Alberto Guzman, Luke Patrick Harsch; two sisters, Tammy Griffin, Zaneta Griffin (Sean Griffin); two nephews Sean Griffin, Kyel Griffin; a niece, Sarai Frazier, and many family members and close friends.

He was preceded in death by parents, grandparents and his brother Sean Griffin.

A visitation took place on Friday, July 2, 2021 JE Washington Funeral Home.

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A TV Tribute will air Tuesday, July 6, at the following approximate times: 7:10 a.m. on FOX, 12:22 p.m. on WKBN, 5:08 p.m. on MyYTV, and 7:27 p.m. on WYTV.