Kathy Griffin’s Mother Maggie Griffin Passes away at 99
She was suffering from Dementia.
Star of Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-list revealed on Tuesday (St Patrick’s Day) that her mother Maggie Griffin has passed away. The cause of Maggie Griffin’s death is unknown but she was suffering from Dementia. Tip It! The World According to Maggie’s author was 99.
What was the Cause of her death?
Kathy Griffin’s mother Maggie Griffin was a Dementia patient which was revealed by Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-list star in January 2019.
This is never easy for a child. I know this is a reality that millions of people deal with every year. But when it comes to my mom this is particularly hard because her sharp mind was everything. My mom had “rapidly fallen into the throes of dementia.
The real cause of Maggie Griffin’s death was not stated as Kathy Griffin shared the heartbreaking news on Tuesday (St Patrick’s Day).
My Mom, passed away today. I am gutted. My best friend. I’m shaking. I won’t ever be prepared and I’m so grateful you guys got to be part of her life. You knew her. You loved her and She knew it. Oh, and OF COURSE she went on St Patrick’s Day.
Who is Maggie Griffin?
Back in the days, she was a hospital administrator but went on to become a celebrity later on. Author of Tip It! The World According to Maggie then got involved in her daughter’s projects. Some of them include Kathy Griffin: A Hell of a Story, Kathy’s So-Called Reality and Life on the D-list.
The 99-year-old hospital administrator turned celebrity once said:
People recognize me on the street a lot now and come over, nicely, and say “you remind me of my own mother.” And they say ” I love your show”–referring to my daughter’s. Sometimes I correct them, I say, “Oh, it’s not my show.” But sometimes . . . I don’t correct them. It’s kind of fun being a star, isn’t it?
She was a true icon and her book Tip it! The World According to Maggie is a source of inspiration for many.