Evelyn M. Griffin

May 19, 1955

September 16, 2017

Les Mitchell

Mrs. Evelyn M. Griffin of Bryant’s Cove passed away in the presence of her loving family the Health Sciences Centre, St. John’s on Saturday, September 16, 2017.  Mrs. Griffin was 62 years old.  


She leaves to mourn her loving family:

Husband: John Joseph Griffin

Daughter: Nachesta (Jonny) Sing

Grandson: Sam Sing

Siblings: Debbie (Tom) Janes, Karl (Glenda) Yetman & Chesley Yetman

Niece & Nephew: Dylan Yetman & Natasha Janes


And a large circle of family, friends as well as co-workers & students


Predeceased By:

Parents: Edna Jones & Chesley Yetman

Step Father: Nathaniel Jones

Sister: Ada Jones

Sister-in-law: Pam Yetman

Condolences may be written to the family at: sladesfuneralhome.ca. For further information, please call Slade’s Funeral Home, Upper Island Cove at 589-2250.


Funeral Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Slade’s Funeral Home, serving Carbonear, Upper Island Cove, Bay Roberts and surrounding areas.      

Service Information:

The Funeral Service will be held at 2 P.M. on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 from St. Peter’s Anglican Church, Upper Island Cove with interment to follow at a later date.

Visitation Times:

The family will be receiving relatives and friends at SLADE'S FUNERAL HOME, CRANES ROAD, UPPER ISLAND COVE, on Monday: 3-5 P.M. & 7- 9 P.M., & Tuesday: 10:30 A.M. – 1:15 P.M.


In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, donations may be made in her loving memory to the Healthcare Foundation- ICU Program or call 777-5926.


Condolences may be written to the family in a comment below.

It is our commitment to serve families with exceptional and meaningful funeral services with personal professional and dignified service that displays warmth and compassion. We provide a warm homelike atmosphere in which to gently support those needing our services at a very difficult time in their lives.


Once again you have been there for us, through the years being such a comfort to us - knowing we can depend on you for anything or everything. Thanks could never be enough or no words could express the appreciation we have for all of you. Thank you all so much for your comfort, kindness, and support through another difficult time.

The Dwyer, White, & Kavanagh Families


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