On Monday morning June 27, Edith took the hand of her husband, Albert to take her on her heavenly journey. Edith was born in Wilmington, DE to William and Anna (Schlor) Griffith on November 28, 1926. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Albert and granddaughter Angela; sisters Mary Mahon, Dorothy Oines and brother William Griffith, Jr.
Edith is survived by her 5 children, Joyce Mirto, Albert Jr. (Deborah) Mirto, Adele Thorpe, (David, deceased), Elizabeth Kreiser (Scott) and Charles (Kathy) Mirto; sisters in-law, Betty Lou Griffith, Angeline Cicamore; grandchildren, Anthony Mirto (Heather), Jeffry Mirto, Cortney (Brandt) Emory, Jennifer (Ed) Robinson, David (Denise) Thorp, Teresa (Shawn) Kessler, Kristine Mirto, Kaitlyn and Vincent Kreiser; great grandchildren, Anthony, Angelina, Braden, Collin and Dylan; Bryanna and Alli, Guilianna, Isabella, Damien, Lilly, Grace, Kolby and Brantley.
A viewing will be held from 9:30 -11:00 am, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11am on Friday July 1 at St. Matthew’s Catholic Church, 901 E. Newport Pike Wilmington 19804. The family is requesting that all who attend please wear a mask. Entombment will be in Cathedral Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Special Olympics or Vision of the Blind.