Donald Griffin, the veterinarian of Spruce Avenue Pet Hospital in South City died this week.
A closed-casket viewing with the Griffin family will take place Wednesday Oct. 17 from 3 to 5 p.m. at Monte's Chapel of the Hills at 330 Redhill Ave. in San Anselmo. The public is welcome to attend.
A memorial gathering will take place on Friday from noon to 3 p.m. at Santo Cristo Hall at 41 Oak Ave. in South San Francisco. The event will be potluck style, and attendants are welcome to bring food. The public is also welcome to attend.
The pet hospital currently has a book for members of the community to sign or write in with memories or condolences. People are also welcome to leave letters in the book. The book will be given to the Griffin family.
The Monte's Chapel of the Hills phone number for directions is: 415-453-8440.