On August 26, 2018 Paul D. Vandergriff, Sr. beloved husband of Margaret "Margie" B. Vandergriff (nee Mattair); devoted father of Cindy M. Vandergriff-Clough and her husband Joseph and Paul D. Vandergriff, Jr. and his wife Emily; dear brother of Bill K. Vandergriff and his wife Carol, Brenda Kendall and her husband Rich and the late Michael A. and Richard J. Vandergriff; loving grandfather of Tierra N. Perez, Kimberly A. Perez and her husband Ellery Rodriguez, Victoria R. and Elizabeth G. Vandergriff, Paul D. Vandergriff, III and Aidan T. and Lydia M. Vandergriff; greatgrandfather of Ryleigh M. and Raegan K. Pierce and Enzo D. Rodriguez; uncle of Michael, Christina, Jason, Catherine, Melissa, Dave, Shawn, Marion, Sara, Kelly, Stacey, Tracey, Adam, Jazzie and Liam.
A funeral service will be held at the Connelly Funeral Home of Essex, 300 Mace Avenue on Thursday at 8 pm. Visiting hours on Thursday 3-5 and 7-9 pm. Interment private. In lieu of flowers. Contributions may be made to the Church of Christ, 900 Martin Boulevard, Middle River, Maryland 21220.