Sandra “Sandy” R. Griffiths

Sandra “Sandy” R. Griffiths of Columbus passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Thursday, Jan.20, 2022, at Bryan LGH-East.  Sandy is survived by her daughters: Megan Griffiths, Reba (special friend Jeremy) Williams, all of Columbus, grandchildren Elizabeth, Nolan, and Justina, and Shania (Bill) Ervin of North Bend, grandchild Eleanor, sons: Jacup (special friend Daiana) Griffiths of Houston, TX, Trevor (Estela) Griffiths, grandchildren Vincent and Vivienne and Garth (Maria) Griffiths, grandchildren Isabella and Noah, former husband Tom Griffiths, mother Donna Klopnieski, all of Columbus, brother Bob (special friend Karen) Klopnieski of Lincoln, sister Kris Klopnieski, nephews Jordan and Jaden Williams, special friends Bridget (Jason) Kobza, Jamie (Rich) Snyder, all of Columbus, furry friend Olivia, uncle David (Loretta) Kwapnioski of Columbus, numerous cousins and friends.
She was preceded in death by her father Raymond Klopnieski, grandparents: Ivan and Merle (Choat) Wallick of Albion, Peter and Stella Klopnieski of Tarnov.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2022 at 10:30 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Columbus with Rev. Cindi Stewart officiating. Interment follows in the Columbus Cemetery. Sandy’s favorite color was blue and the family wanted everyone to keep that in mind when selecting flowers and attire.
McKown Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. For condolences, go to

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