MAGNOLIA — Leslie A. Griffin, 57, passed away Thursday, March 11, 2021. She was born March 29, 1963, in New York City and raised in Wilmington.
She attended St. Mary’s Catholic School and Gregory Elementary School. Upon relocating to Washington, D.C., she attended Rubalt Junior High School and graduated from H.D. Woodson High School. She attended the University of District of Columbia, where she studied nursing. She enjoyed music and loved to dance. She took ballet lessons as a child.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Margaret Griffin.
Leslie is survived by her brother, Kevin Griffin, and sister-in-law, Nancy Griffin, of Clinton, Maryland; and a host of uncles, aunts and cousins. She was particularly close to her cousins, Owieta Freeman, Barbara Johnson, Gale Griffin, Carlene Griffin, Demetrick Gause; and beloved, godson, Deron Hall.
A visitation for Leslie will be held from 10 to 11 a.m., Thursday, March 18, at Coble Funeral and Cremation Service at Greenlawn Memorial Park, 1155 Shipyard Blvd., Wilmington. A memorial service will immediately follow visitation at the funeral home.
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