Arthur "Art" Joseph Griffore

Au Gres, Michigan
July 14, 1936 - October 5, 2015

Visitations

A celebration of his life will be held at Buresh Funeral Home, 101 E. Michigan Ave., Au Gres, on Saturday, October 24, 2015. The family will receive visitors from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. with a time of sharing memories at 4:00 p.m.

Service Location

Buresh Funeral Home - Au Gres

Services

A celebration of his life will be held at Buresh Funeral Home, 101 E. Michigan Ave., Au Gres, Saturday, October 24, 2015. The family will receive visitors from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. with a time of sharing memories at 4:00 p.m.

Obituary Notice

Arthur Joseph Griffore, age 79, passed away on Monday, October 5, 2015. He was born on July 14, 1936 in Saginaw, Michigan. Art is survived by his wife, Evelyn Griffore; mother, Dorothy Bruns; sister, Ruth Ann Lorenzo; brother-in-law, Norman Davis; children, William (Kathy) Griffore, Charles (Bonnie) Griffore, D’Anne (Rick) Youngs; grandchildren, Jason(Robin), Billy(Katie), Amanda(Bryan), Alicia, Kimberlee(Jordan) and Arthur(Angie); great grandchildren, Isaiah, Isabella and Hunter who all brought great joy to his life. He was predeceased by his father, Joseph Griffore and brother, Robert Griffore. Art’s love of the outdoors crossed his careers as a farmer and heavy equipment operator to his hobbies of hunting and fishing. Even in retirement he spent many a mile on the road visiting neighbors, local farms, family, friends and a coffee shop or two. But, there is no doubt that his greatest love was for that of his family.A celebration of his life will be held at Buresh Funeral Home, 101 E Michigan Ave, Au Gres, MI 48703 on Saturday, October 24, 2015. The family will receive visitors from 11am-6pm with a time of sharing memories at 4pm. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made in Art’s honor to be used according to the families’ wishes. Online condolences may be offered at www.bureshfuneralhomes.com.

Memorials

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Art's honor to be used according to the families' wishes.

Condolences

Evelyn and Family, You have been and will remain our thoughts and prayers. If there is anything you need please do not hesitate to ask. In Christ's Love
Jim and Gail DeTolla
— Gail and Jim DeTolla
Dear Evelyn and family....I am so sorry to hear of your loss. My prayers and thoughts are with you during this difficult time. Hugs Bonnie
— bonnie banks
My heartfelt condolences go out to you and your family. I/ will surely miss the presence of a truly loveable and kind person. Art was always fun to visit with over the years. I’m going to miss his happy spirit that made his visits so enjoyable.
— Frank Champagne

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