Freddie R. Griggs, 77 of Chester, formerly of Winchester, KY passed away July 24, 2018 at Crozer Chester Medical Center. Freddie was raised in Chester and was married to the late Dorothy Ann Griggs who died in 2014. He worked as a mechanic in several shops including L and M Transportation and the Delaware County Intermediate Unit. He loved to fish and loved horses. He was an avid pool player. He enjoyed model railroading and making his own model ships and planes from scratch. Most of all, Freddie enjoyed and adored his grandchildren.
Besides his wife, he was preceded by his brother Harry Griggs. He is survived by his children Cheryl Griggs Kyler of Linwood, Freddie Griggs Jr. of Upper Chichester, James “Jay” Griggs of Glen Mills, David “Heff” Griggs of Havertown, Roian Gregory of Lower Chichester, his brother Ralph Thomas Griggs of Honeybrook, 11 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.
Relatives and friends are invited to his Memorial Service on Saturday July 28, 2018 at 11:00 AM in Reformed Presbyterian Church of Boothwyn 2655 Chichester Ave, Upper Chichester, PA 19061 . Reception to follow.