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Dorothy (Dottie) E. Griffin, 83, passed away Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at St. Luke Hospital in Ronan of kidney failure. Dottie was born on May 14, 1929 in Niarada, MT to Charles W. and Victoria (Bonnie) Radel. She was married to John T. Burland and Delbert E. Griffin and widowed both times. Dottie loved to travel, mostly in the United States. Dottie is preceded in death by John T. Burland, Marialana Burland, Jerry J. Burland, Delbert Griffin, Bonnie Radel and Natosha Burland. She is survived by Phillip Burland, Steven Burland (Wanda), Vikii Burland (Daniel), Norma Burland (Stan), Steve Griffin (Vicky), Nyle Griffin, Christine Tucker (Tom), 13 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, and 2 great-great grandchildren. Visitation for Dottie will be held at Grogan Funeral Home and Crematory in Polson from 1-4 p.m. on Friday, May 10th and a Memorial Service will be held at Grogan Funeral Home and Crematory in Polson on May 13, 2013 at 2 p.m. A reception will follow at the Flathead Lake Senior Citizens Center in Polson.