New London — Mark A. Griffin, 58, of New London, entered eternal life on Nov. 12, 2017.
He was born Dec. 22, 1958, in Bridgeport, the son of Helen Griffin-Frissora of Ansonia and the late John Griffin Sr. He was united in marriage to the former Catherine Pettengill on May 12, 1990, in Sacred Heart Church in Groton; Cathy survives him.
Mark was employed as a pipe fitter, working at Electric Boat in Groton. Besides his wife, he is survived by his son, Justin Griffin of New London; and three siblings, Jill Hoyle, John Griffin Jr. and Scott Griffin. He was predeceased by a brother, Kevin Griffin.
His family will receive relatives and friends from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, at the Impellitteri-Malia Funeral Funeral Home, 84 Montauk Ave., New London. Family and friends are to gather for a Mass of Christian Burial at 9 a.m. on Friday, in St. Joseph Church, New London. Interment in St. Mary Cemetery will be private.
In lieu of flowers, donations to American Kidney Fund, 6110 Executive Blvd., Suite 1010, Rockville, MD 20852-3914.