Vinton "Bun" Joseph Griffith, 97 of Somerset, died June 30, 2013, at Siemon’s Lakeview Manor Estate. Born Jan. 20, 1916, in Heilwood, he is the son of John Christ and Sarah Jane (Dunmire) Griffith. He is preceded in death by his parents, wife the former Doloris K. Flynn, who died in 1972, son John C. Griffith, and sisters and brothers: Susie Milligan, Bessie Marks, Mabel Winters, Anna Lohr, Marie Yoder, Lola Griffith, Mary Griffith, Johnny, Heil, Howard and Orie Griffith. Survived by grandchildren Sean and Heather Griffith, and a number of nieces and nephews. Also survived by loving companion, Lerene Dietle Murray and her family: Judy (Clarence) Greig, Kay (Donald) Albright all of Somerset, grandchildren: Jill (Bruce) Cage of Cumberland, Md., Candace (Todd) Browell of Bedford, Valerie (Brad) Kleinert of Rockwood, great-grandchildren: Jared and Chad Browell and Luke Kleinert. Vinton was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Somerset, former member of JBJ school board, former owner of the Quemahoning Hotel in Jenners. Life member and 32nd degree of Lodge 358 F&AM, Jaffa Temple, Altoona; also a life member of Eagles Aerie 1801 and past president, Somerset, Jenner Rod and Gun Club. Honorary member of Somerset Volunteer Fire Department and member of Travelers Acco. (TPA). Was a R.S.V.P at the Somerset Court House and Somerset Office Building, was a night foreman at Simpson Mine, a toll collector on the Pennsylvania Turnpike and retired as foreman of Somerset Borough Maintenance in 1981. One of his most memorable times in his life as a young man in 1937, was when he went to church in Hyde Park, N.Y., and was seated across the aisle from then President Franklin D. Roosevelt and his wife Eleanor. He had many friends along life’s journey. He will be missed by his family and friends. Friends received 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Hauger-Zeigler Funeral Home, Somerset where a service will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday with the Rev. Edward Hammett officiating. Interment Forest Lawn Memorial Park. Contributions may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church 918 Tayman Ave., Somerset, PA 15501 or Heartland Hospice P.O. Box 10086 Toleto, OH 43699. A Masonic service will be conducted at 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. www.hauger-Zeigler .com.