BANGOR and MILLINOCKET Florence E. Griffin, 74, died Monday, Sept. 17, 2007, at an Orono health care facility. She was born June 10, 1933, in Millinocket, the daughter of John and Florence (DeVoe) Griffin. Florence is survived by a sister, Nadine Harrington of Grover Beach, Calif., Robert Griffin of Meriden, Conn., Mary Plourde and her husband, Egbert, of Millinocket, Jacqueline T. Whittier of Millinocket, and Lawrence Emerson Jr. and his wife, Claire, of Los Angeles; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her stepfather, Lawrence Emerson Sr.; and a brother, William Griffin. Friends are invited to visit with the family 9-10 a.m. Thursday at Lamson Funeral Home, 11 Tamarack St., Millinocket. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church, 112 Maine Ave., Millinocket, with the Rev. Joel Cyr, pastor, presider. Interment will be at Millinocket Cemetery. Gifts in memory of Florence may be sent to Katahdin Area Support Group, 10 Field St., Millinocket, ME 04462. Messages of condolence and support may be expressed at