Royce W. Griffin

Oct 13, 2012 Staff

Royce W. Griffin, formerly of Riverton, died Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, at Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County after a short illness. He was 52 years old.

Cremation has taken place at Fox Crematory, Rock Springs. A private memorial services will be at a later date.

Royce Wayne Griffin was born Feb. 15, 1960, in Hinton, Okla., the son of Gene and Sue Griffin. He graduated from Riverton High School with the class of 1978.

He worked for several oil and gas companies in Wyoming. He was employed with Moneyhun Welding at the time of his death.

His family said he enjoyed fishing, hunting and camping.

He is survived by his two sons, Jessie Griffin and his wife Alicia and Jerrod Griffin, all of Rock Springs; mother Sue Griffin of Rock Springs; brother Danny Griffin and his wife Leslie of Corvallus, Ore.; sister Becky Mezenen and her husband Doug of Lucus, Ky.; three grandchildren, Rory, Bradon and Nolan of Rock Springs.

He was preceded in death by his father, Gene Griffin, and grandson Ashton Griffin.

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