Penny Griffin

Penny Griffin, 77, of Van Dyne, passed away on Tuesday, September 25, 2018. She was born May 3, 1941 to the late Raymond and Helen (Watzler) Erhardt in Milwaukee.

Penny married David L. Griffin in 1968. He preceded her in death on April 8, 2013. She was a dedicated wife and mother. Penny enjoyed sewing, quilting and gardening. She was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church for many years.

Penny is survived by her three children, Denise Waterman, Matthew Yates and Pamela (Rodney) Griffin-Stobb; eight grandchildren, Derik, Brooke, Caleb, Joshua, Amber, Alyssa, Amanda and Andrew; five great grandchildren; one brother, William (Joann) Erhardt; cousin, Barbara Loberg, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, David; one granddaughter, Kayla Waterman and eight siblings.

Services: Penny’s family will receive relatives and friends on Friday, October 5, 2018 from 4:00 to 4:45 PM at St. John’s Lutheran Church of Nekimi. A memorial service will be held at 5:00 PM. Cremation has taken place. Online condolences may be shared at