Timothy C. “Griff” Griffith, age 64, of Ovid passed away at Bridgewater Nursing Home on Saturday, March 18, 2017.

The family will be present to receive friends from 5:00 to 7:00pm on Friday, March 24, 2017 at Covert Funeral Home, 7199 So. Main Street, Ovid. The family asks those that would like to make a contribution in Tim’s memory to kindly consider Friends of the Finger Lakes National Forest, PO Box 193, Burdett, NY 14818.

Tim was born in Clifton Springs on December 31, 1952, a son to David and Phyllis (Warn) Griffith. A free spirit at heart, Tim loved rock and roll music, hiking in the Finger Lakes National Forest, and fishing at Teeter Pond.

Tim is survived by his father, David Griffith; son, Riley Griffith- Rust; siblings, Chris Willson and Kevin (Colleen) Griffith; and an aunt, Lois Forman. He was preceded in death by his mother, Phyllis Griffith in 2013.