Long-time Venice resident Adolphe Lee Griffith died Thursday, March 31st. He was 90 years old.

Griffith served in the U.S. Army in World War II in Alaska and the Philippines.

He was a letter carrier for the Venice Post Office until his retirement in 1969.

Griffith was also active in the Venice United Methodist Church.

He was preceded in death by his wife Gladys and is survived by sons Eugene Lee Griffith and John Wesley Griffith.

A memorial service is scheduled at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 16th, at the Venice United Methodist Church, 1020 Victoria Ave.

In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.