Thomas P. "Tom" Griffin, 56, went home to our Lord on Thurs., Oct 28th 2021 after a brief illness. He is survived by Denise, his wife of 31 years, mother Mary- Jo, sister Cathie, brother A.J. and wife Yuliya, and nephew and niece; Alexander and Kira. Tom was preceded in death by his father, Thomas P. “TP” Griffin.
After attending Manzano High School, Tom served his country in the United States Navy as a mechanic. He took those skills into the private sector after leaving the service and worked in a number of auto repair shops in Albuquerque. Tom was always available when family or friends needed help with a vehicle.
Tom was a lifelong fan of the Philadelphia Eagles and NASCAR.
A memorial service will be held at 1:30M on Sat., Dec 4th 2021 at Daniel’s Funeral Home, 7601 Wyoming N.E. Reception will be held immediately following.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made in Tom’s name to Animal Humane New Mexico Westside.