Harold GirouxName: Harold Giroux
Date of Death: 04/15/2012
Age at death: 80
Harold L. Giroux, 80, Sarasota, passed away April 15, 2012. He was born on October 23, 1931 in Albany, NY to the late Leo J. & Ernestine Giroux. He served with the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict and moved to Manatee County in 1961 coming from Kendell Park, NJ. He was a retired accountant, a member of the Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Catholic Church, and the Knights of Columbus. He was predeceased by a daughter, Denise Giroux-Troast in 2000, and is survived by his loving wife Carol of Sarasota, three daughters; Michelle (Derek) Giroux-Harrington of Parrish, Debbie (John) Giroux-Belza of Cincinnati, OH, Renee (William) Giroux-Rennie of San Diego, CA, one brother, Leo (Willina) Giroux of Bradenton, two sisters; Gladys Collins of Bradenton, Margarite Moore of Knoxville, TN., seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
A memorial Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at 10:00 A.M. on Saturday, April 21, 2012 at Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Catholic Church, Sarasota with inurnment in the memorial garden at the church. The family request that memorials be made to the Pulmonary Foundation in his memory. Condolences for the family may be made online at www.shannonfuneralhomes.com. Arrangements by Shannon Funeral Home Town Chapel.