Virginia Marie Giraudo(1916 - 2013)

Virginia Marie Giraudo
February 12, 1916 - January 24, 2013
Resident of Los Gatos
Virginia passed away peacefully on January 24, 2013 at the age of 96. She was born in Antioch, CA to Richard and Helen Lazzeri. Virginia was the second of nine children. In 1933, she married Battista Giraudo, and they had two children, Marguerite and Robert. Together with her husband, she owned and operated several businesses in Los Gatos. Later in life, she worked as a courier for the pathology lab in Los Gatos, working there for 25 years and retiring at the age of 80. She traveled extensively throughout Europe, China and Africa. Virginia loved to bowl, at which she won many trophies; she was an enthusiastic fan of baseball and football; and she was an avid reader of romance novels.
Virginia was preceded in death by her husband, all of her brothers and sisters, as well as her daughter and son. She is survived by her 7 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, and 7 great-great-grandchildren.
A memorial service is schedule for Friday, February 1st at 11AM at the Darling-Fischer Mortuary in Los Gatos.


Funeral Home

Darling-Fischer Chapel of the Hills
615 North Santa Cruz Avenue Los Gatos, CA 95030
(408) 354-7740

Published in San Jose Mercury News/San Mateo County Times on Jan. 29, 2013