Victoria Griffiths

Ms. Griffiths

Victoria Griffiths, 47, of Amsterdam, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, March 25, 2017, at her home.

Born in Amsterdam, NY, on January 16, 1970, she was a daughter of the late David B. and Jean B. Beyer Griffiths. She was a lifelong Amsterdam resident and attended Amsterdam High School.

Victoria worked for many years at McDonald’s and later Burger King, both in Amsterdam. She also helped part time at Fonda Speedway concession, where she worked with her family.

She was of the Mormon faith. Victoria was very involved in NAMI at Amsterdam Memorial Hospital and the Pros Group of St. Mary’s Hospital in Amsterdam.

Victoria was a homemaker and enjoyed crocheting, crafts, cooking-baking and painting. She also enjoyed attending church service when possible. She won first place at the craft fair at the Fonda Fair in 2016 with one of her paintings and was so very proud of that accomplishment. Holiday parties with family and friends also gave her great joy.

Survivors include her siblings, David (Mindy) Griffiths of Pocatello, ID, Monte (Shauna) Griffiths of Pocatello, ID, Tye Griffiths of Gloversville, N.Y., Kim Griffiths of Pocatello, ID, and Ginger (Anthony) Muscatiello of Waterford, N.Y. Aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins also survive.

All are invited to a gathering of family and friends on Wednesday, March 29, 2017, at 10:30 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 417 Steele Ave. Extension, Gloversville, NY. Following the gathering, the family invites relatives and friends to attend a calling period from noon until 1 p.m. at the church. Funeral services will commence at 1 p.m. Immediately following the service, interment will be in Fairview Cemetery in Amsterdam, N.Y. Arrangements are under the direction of the Betz, Rossi & Bellinger Family Funeral Home, 171 Guy Park Ave., Amsterdam, NY 12010. Please leave condolences online at

By Patricia Older

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