Robert A. Girard, Sr, 55, of Monroe, died March 19, in The Connecticut Hospice, Branford. He was born in Bridgeport, November 12, 1957, a son of Jean (Kinch) and William Girard.
Survivors include his daughter Jacqueline Girard and his son Robert A. Girard, Jr; a brother, William Girard; and two sisters, Lynn Gervais and Sheila Gervais, all of Newtown; and two grandchildren.
Mr Girard was educated in Monroe schools and was a graduate of Masuk High School. For many years he was employed as a carpet installer. His family and friends knew him as great man, having a “heart of gold.” He loved the New York Yankees, Harley-Davidson motorcycles, and classic cars.
Funeral Services will take place Friday, March 22, at 7 pm, in the Honan Funeral Home, 58 Main Street, Newtown. Friends may call Friday, from 5 to 7 pm, prior to the service.
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