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Ita (Carty) Griffin

August 24, 1932 ~ March 18, 2020 (age 87)


Ita Griffin passed away peacefully at Calvary Hospital in the Bronx, New York on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 in her 87th year. She was predeceased by her beloved husband Edward Griffin on April 18, 2011.  Native of Loughrea Co. Galway, Ireland.  She was born to loving parents Laurence and Josephine Carty (nee Kennedy).  She was the loving mother of Anne, Frank, Patricia and Deirdre.  Cherished grandmother of Caitlin, Griffin and Kathryn. 

Professionally, Ita was an executive nurse for St. Barnabas Hospital in the Bronx, New York.



Family and friends are invited to Pleasant Manor Funeral Home, Inc. 575 Columbus Avenue Thornwood, New York 10594 on Friday, March 20, 2020 from 9:30 - 11:30 AM.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated for Ita at Holy Rosary Church in Hawthorne following the visitation at 12:00 PM.  Ita will be laid to rest with her beloved husband Edward  in their family plot at Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Hawthorne.  In lieu of flowers, if you would prefer, please make a donation in Ita's name to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson Research or to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

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March 20, 2020

9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Pleasant Manor Funeral Home, Inc.
575 Columbus Avenue
Thornwood, NY 10594

Mass of Christian Burial
March 20, 2020

12:00 PM
Holy Rosary Church
170 Bradhurst Avenue
Hawthorne, NY 10532

March 20, 2020

1:00 PM
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
10 West Stevens Ave.
Hawthorne, NY 10532

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