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Cheryl Lynn Griffey

Cheryl Lynn Griffey
March 20, 1949—December 1, 2018

Cheryl Lynn Griffey, 69, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away peacefully at home Saturday, Dec.1, 2018, surrounded by family.

Cheryl was born March 20, 1949, in Kearney, to Donnie and Ruth (Weber) Ruddle.

Cheryl’s career started proudly as a flight attendant with TWA where she was able to travel the world. She retired from Edward Jones where she enjoyed many years working as a Branch Office Administrator for Buzz Taylor. Cheryl always supported her husband in his Shrine career, serving as First Lady of Ararat Shrine in 1991.

Cheryl was a wonderful woman who loved her family and always put them first. She was a true caregiver and will always be cherished.

Cheryl was proceeded in death by her parents, as well as her brother, Mike Ruddle.

Cheryl will be forever remembered by her husband and best friend of 48 years, Dick Griffey, and their children: Amy Nichols (Rob) and Zack Griffey (Kim); two grandchildren: Kaylin and Gavin, who adored her; as well as multiple cousins, extended family and dear friends.

Funeral Services will be held at noon, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018 at Fry-Bross & Spidle Funeral Home in Kearney, with visitation from 10 a.m.-noon prior to the service. Burial will follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery.

The family requests in lieu of flowers contributions to Ararat Shrine Transportation Fund, 5100 Ararat Drive, Kansas City, MO 64129.

Arrangements provided by Fry-Bross & Spidle Funeral Home in Kearney.

By Standard Staff •

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