Griffore, Shirley M., Saginaw, Michigan


Passed away on Monday, May 9, 2011 at the age of 70 years. Shirley was born on May 30, 1940 in Saginaw, MI, the daughter of the late Floyd and Loretta (Bellinger) Green. She married Robert F. Griffore Sr. on April 12, 1957; he predeceased her on November 23, 2004. Surviving are her children; Diane Ahrens, Robert Griffore Jr., Susan (Michael) Estrada, Carol (Gerald) Berg, Joseph Griffore, Thomas Griffore, 10 grandchildren; Rachel King, Carrie Ahrens, Tracy Griffore, Michael Estrada, Nathan Berg, Paige Berg, Joseph Griffore, James Griffore, Travis Murphy, Trevor Muprhy, two great-grandchildren Cailin King and Conner King, a sister Joanne Randall, and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by one son, James Alan Griffore and two sisters June and Loretta and two brothers Floyd and Bobby. Funeral service will take place on Friday, May 13, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at W.L. Case and Company, 4480 Mackinaw Road. Rev. Fred Smolchuck Jr. will officiate with burial at St. Andrews Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral chapel on Wednesday from 6:00-9:00 p.m. and Thursday from 2:00-5:00 p.m. and 7:00-9:00p.m. and on Friday from 9:00a.m. until the time of the service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the American Heart Association or St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. www.casefuneralhome.com