Maggie Griffin, the mother of comic Kathy Griffin who became a well-known regular with a penchant for wine and witty repartee on her daughter’s reality TV show My Life on the D-List, has died at 99.
Kathy Griffin made the announcement on Twitter, writing: “My Mom, the one and only, Maggie Griffin, passed away today. I am gutted. My best friend. I’m shaking. I won’t ever be prepared. I’m so grateful you guys got to be part of her life. You knew her. You loved her. She knew it. Oh, and OF COURSE she went on St Patrick’s Day.”