Stephen Richard Griffin

Stephen Richard Griffin

GRIFFIN, Stephen Richard “Griff” passed away suddenly in Calgary, AB, on Friday, January 20, 2017, at the age of 35 years.

Griff was born at Calgary, AB on September 11, 1981.  He had moved to Golden in 1986 where he did his schooling until grade eleven, graduating from Salisbury Composite High School in Sherwood Park, AB.  Griff attended Grant MacEwan University Digital Arts and Media Design and then Pixel Blue College, where he took audio engineering and sound design. Griff was self-employed in music production, studio recording, sound design and as a D.J. 

Griff was predeceased by his grandfather, Ivan Matulin, in 2005 and uncles, Stephen, in 1970 and Lou, earlier this month.  He will be lovingly remembered by his mother, Stephanie Griffin of Edmonton, and grandmother, Dorothy Matulin of Golden.

Mass of Christian Burial was held from the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Golden, BC on Friday, January 27th and interment followed in the Golden Community Cemetery.

If so desired, contributions in Griff’s memory may be sent to Youth Empowerment And Support Services, 9310 – 82 Avenue, Edmonton, AB  T6C 0Z6 or on line at

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Arrangements are in the care of Hindman Bowers Funeral Home, Golden, BC.

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