In Loving

John “Jack” O. Griggs Jr.

Sep 21, 1929 – Apr 12, 2015

John “Jack” Ord Griggs Jr., 85, of Mineral passed away Sunday, April 12, 2015 at Spotsylvania Regional Hospital.Mr. Griggs was a graduate of Kellogg High School and Michigan State University. He was a U. S. Army veteran and was a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers.He enjoyed camping, judging many high school science fairs in Vienna, and boating at Lake Anna.Survivors include his wife of 64 years, Harriette Skidmore Griggs; son Brian “Jeff” Griggs and his wife, Ruth of Woodbridge; sister Marguerite “Peggy” Falkenstein of Boulder, CO.; grandchildren Jenny and John Griggs; and many nieces and nephews.A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 21 at Woodward Funeral Home, Louisa.Burial will be private.Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, Memorials Processing Center, Box 5216, Glen Allen, VA 23058 or to the charity of one’s choice.