Daniel Patrick Griffin, 54

Dec 13, 2021

Daniel Patrick Griffin, 54, of Queen Creek, AZ, formerly of Wareham, MA, died November 20, 2021, at home. He was the son of Paul T. and Jeanne M. (Morrissey) Griffin.

He was born in Quincy and raised in Wareham. He lived in Arizona for the last 9 years.

He graduated from Wareham High School, class of 1985.

Danny enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1991 and lived throughout the United States and retired as a Chief in 2012. He was an Iraq War Veteran. After retiring from the Navy, he worked for Intel for several years.

Daniel enjoyed taking in the scenery while riding his Harley Davidson Motorcycle in the Arizona desert and taking hikes with his K-9 companion, Sid.

Survivors include his daughters, Emily Griffin of Mansfield and Molly Griffin and her husband William Babcock of Norfolk, VA; his parents, Paul T. and Jeanne M. (Morrissey) Griffin of West Wareham; a brother, Sean C. Griffin of Leominster; 2 sisters, Cara Eleniefsky of Wareham and Kati Brightman and her husband, Scott of Wareham; his nephews and nieces, Gabrielle, Andrew and Jonathan Brightman, Jacob and Josephine Eleniefsky, former spouse Denise Griffin; as well as several aunts, uncles and cousins.

Visiting hours are from 3 pm to 6 pm on Sunday, December 19, 2021, at Chapman Funerals & Cremations -  Wareham, 2599 Cranberry Hwy., Wareham. 

His Burial will be Monday, December 20, 2021, at 11:30 am. at the Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne.

Donations in his memory may be made to Gary Sinise Foundation, P.O. Box 368, Woodland Hills, CA 91365. www.garysinisefoundation.org or the Central Arizona Animal Rescue, (CAAR), 30542 N. Roma Ct., San Tan Valley, AZ 85142. www.caaronline.org

To share a memory or leave a message of condolence, visit: www.chapmanfuneral.com.