Theresa Girard

Girard, Theresa D.
GIRARD-Theresa D. Girard, 83, wife of the late Harvey Girard, died Thursday, November 15, 2012 at Bridgeport Hospital. Born in Bridgeport, she was a Fairfield resident for over 70 years. Theresa was a devoted mother and sister who loved crocheting and playing cards. She is survived by a son, Harvey Girard, Jr. of West Haven; a daughter, Maureen F. Houle and her husband David of Fairfield; five sisters, Yvonne Mannion (Gerald) of Torrington, Jacqueline Toothill (Robert) of FL, Mary Ann St. Pierre of FL, Rosemarie Ermark of Shelton and Bernadette George (William) of NC; eight grandchildren, Julie McClintock (Brandon), Betsy Shah (Akash), Robert Girard, Jr. (Karla), John Girard (Christina), David Girard, Dana Muratori and Jody Girard; great grandchildren, Kasey, Bree, Alex, Kira, Nicholas and Alexis Girard, Melia and Isla McClintock, and Joey, Brianna, Savannah and Elijah Muratori, and many nieces and nephews. She was also predeceased by a son Robert H. Girard, brother Albert St. Pierre and sister Irene Rocks. Friends are invited to attend the funeral on Tuesday at 9:15 am from the Fairfield Funeral Home of Edmund W. Dougiello, 36 South Pine Creek Road and at 10 am in St. Thomas Aquinas Church in Fairfield with a Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will follow in Oak Lawn Cemetery in Fairfield. Friends may call on Monday from 4 to 7 pm. Contributions may be made in Theresa's memory to the Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH, 45250-0301.

Published in Connecticut Post from Nov. 17 to Nov. 19, 2012