D. Scott Griffith
A Waterbury native and second generation funeral director, Scott is a graduate of Saints Peter and Paul Grammar School, Sacred Heart High School and the New England Institute of Applied Arts and Sciences in Boston, Massachusetts, where received his degree in funeral service. He began his career in funeral service in 1988 with the Lyons Funeral Home and the Bergin Funeral Home in Waterbury, working for William J. Bergin at the time. In 1995, he went to work for a funeral home in Litchfield, eventually becoming manager. In June 2005, Scott decided to return home to Waterbury and accepted the position as managing partner of the Bergin Funeral Home and the Lyons Funeral Home.
An active member of the community, Scott is a member of the Waterbury Lodge B.P.O. Elks #265, Harmony Lodge #42 A.F. & A.M., and the Waterbury Rotary Club (Past President), a communicant of St. Mary Magdalen Church in Oakville and a former member of the Development Committee of the Palace Theater. He is also a member of the Connecticut Funeral Directors Association and the National Funeral Directors Association and serves as a clinical embalming examiner for the State of Connecticut Department of Public Health. Scott resides in Watertown with his wife, Michele (Mailhot), and their three children, Christopher, Drew and Sarah.