Melissa I. Griffitts, 78

Melissa I. Griffitts, 78, of Owensville, died July 2 in Batavia.

She had worked as a caretaker in child care.

Griffitts was preceded in death by husband Samo Griffitts and children Connie (late Doug) Northern, Karen Sue Griffitts, and Debra Elaine Griffitts.

She is survived by grandchildren Daniel Northern, Amberly Wotawa, Ashley Griffitts, Jason Griffitts, and Jesse Griffitts, and 11 great-grandchildren.

Services held 11:30 a.m. July 5 at Evans Funeral Home in Goshen. Interment at Greenberry Cemetery in Jackson Township.