In Memoriam

Clifford James Griffith

Clifford James Griffith (BS Mech Egr ’50), age 80, of Nampa, Idaho, died at home April 17, 2011, after a lengthy illness.

Griffith was born on Dec. 21, 1930, in Lansing, Mich., to Clifford and Caroline (Hammond) Griffith. He spent his childhood days growing up on a farm in nearby Dimondale and attended a one-room school for the first eight grades. He graduated from Dimondale High School and entered MSU at the age of 16. He earned his degree in mechanical engineering in 1950.