Obituary of Thomas R. Girard
Thomas R. Girard, 88, of Egg Harbor Township, NJ passed away peacefully at his home on Thursday, September 26, 2019.
Born in Philadelphia, Pa to the late Frances J. and Mary (nee Sanger) Girard. He had lived in Mt. Laurel, NJ before moving to Egg Harbor Township 9 years ago.
Mr. Girard was a Production Scheduler for Joint Base Maguire, Dix, Lakehurst Military Base for many years before his retirement.
He was active with the AMVETS Post 911 in Somers Point, a member of the Men’s Auxiliary of the V. F. W. Post 1061 and the Disabled American Veterans Chapter 81, NJ.
Mr. Girard enjoyed researching his genealogy.
Surviving are his wife: Marion (nee Morgenstern) Girard, Son: Robert Girard of Jackson, NJ, Daughter: Poula Galie of Medford, NJ, three Grandchildren: Sean Galie, Jennifer Girard, Laura Tasan, five Great Grandchildren: Cornelius, Cordelia, Finnegan, Aydin, Tighe. Also surviving are a Step-Son: Ralph Beswick of Lansdowne, Pa and Sister-in-Law: Jeannie (Cedric) Raine of Egg Harbor Township.
A Catholic Prayer Service will be offered Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at 11 o’clock from The Godfrey Funeral Home of Egg Harbor Township, 4008 English Creek Avenue, Egg Harbor Township, NJ where friends may call from 10 o’clock until time of service.
Burial will follow in Hillside Cemetery, Roslyn, Pa.
The family suggests memorial contributions to AMVETS Post 911, PO Box 413, Somers Point, NJ 08244.
Condolences for the family may left at www.godfreyfuneralhome.com
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