John Michael Griffith, 30, passed away October 17, 2017.

A celebration of his life will take place in Western Massachusetts Nov. 25.

John is survived by his parents, Pam (Tony) Worth of Penn Yan and Dan Griffith (Dena) of Leverett, Mass.; two sisters, Sarah Griffith-Essig (Nick) of Leveret, Mass. and Grace Griffith of Pennsylvania; a nephew, Mathew Essig; his lovely girlfriend, Emily Martin of Massachusetts; aunt, Susie Van Sickle of Penn Yan; cousins, Jessica and Erica Villarreal of Houston, Texas; uncle, Billy (Tammy) Van Sickle of Penn Yan; grandmother, Ruth Rickard of Penn Yan; grandfather, George Van Sickle (Berdine) of Penn Yan; grandparents, Nancy and Richard Griffith of Cape Cod, Mass.; several aunts, uncles, and cousins from Cape Cod, Mass.; and friends from Massachusetts and New York.

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