In Memory 

Winnie   1997 ~+~ 2007

She was always ready to help us console the families we served.

E. Franklin "SANK" Griffiths III is the owner & CEO of the Philip J. Jeffries Funeral Home & Cremation Services.  He and his family reside in Tamaqua. Sank is a 1977 graduate of Tamaqua High School and a 1978 Graduate of Blair Academy in Blairstown, NJ. He graduated from Susquehanna University in 1982 with a B.S. Degree in Business with emphasis on Finance & Economics. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from the New England Institute of Mortuary Science Boston, MA in 1983. Sank also owns the Holmes-Griffiths Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Tamaqua, PA and the Robert S. Nestor Funeral Home & Cremation Service in New Ringgold, PA.

Phone: 570-668-2550

Margaret Jeffries- PA Licensed Beautician

Caring for ladies' hair since 1976.

In Memory                                                                                      Maxine Jeffries....Hairdresser Emeritus

1918 ~+~ 2012

In Memory

Philip J. Jeffries Sr.                                                                        

1918 ~+~ 2009                    Founder & Successor to Warner's in 1959. He attended Kutztown College and McCann's School of Business. He graduated from Eckel's School of Embalming, Philadelphia, PA in 1948.  In the late 1930's, while a student at Coaldale High School, Phil Sr. helped Sank's grandfather at the Griffiths Funeral Home in Tamaqua, PA..

Philip J. Jeffries is the L.E.F.D. at the Philip J. Jeffries Funeral Home & Cremation Services. He attended Penn State Hazleton Campus and graduated Cum Laude from the American Adademy McAllister Institute of Funeral Service NY,NY in 1966.

He Served in the US Army and was one of the original "GI Embalmers" at the Mortuary in Danang in 1968.