Girard DeMuro

DeMuro, Girard
son of Olga Leshinski and stepfather Robert Leshinski and sister of Ann Marie Barton, passed away much too soon on September 17, 2012 in Phoenix AZ. Girard, founder of Be.Headed Salon, was a talented hair designer with a loyal following. He was a well known personality in the downtown Phoenix art world where his inimitable work was constantly featured in creative editorials with the most cutting edge models, designers and photographers in the city. In addition to his hair and fashion creativity, Girard was a master DJ known as MX and a talented singer and songwriter. His most recent song creation was "Zombie Thriller" in time for Halloween. His song "When I See the Sky" was a finalist in 2009 Song of the Year contest. Girard was a wonderful friend to many. His entertaining wit and gentle soul will be forever missed by all who knew him. Girard is also survived by several cousins and aunts and uncles and his beloved dog Emma. Services will be held on Thursday, September 27, 2012 at Eastlake Mortuary 1711 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix AZ from 5PM-7PM

Published in The Arizona Republic on Sept. 26, 2012