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Girard (AP)
david g. girard

Posted on July 21, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

June 11, 1961 - July 17, 2013

PORT SAINT LUCIE, Fla. — David Gregory Girard, 52, of Port Saint Lucie, passed away July 17, 2013, in his home, under Hospice Care, after a long and courageous battle with cancer.

Born in Decatur, Ill., he lived in Bristol, Ind., until moving to Port Saint Lucie, where he resided for 34 years.

He was an electrical supervisor prior to his illness.

Survivors include his parents, David and Sharon Girard; his wife, Edith Girard; his daughter, Jamie and son-in-law Daniel; his daughter, Danielle; his granddaughter, Rylee; two brothers, Jeff and Caleb Girard; his sister, Stephanie Morris; and two loving nieces and two great-nephews.

He was very strong and brave, and fought a long hard fight to stay with us.

Arrangements are by Yates Funeral Home and Crematory, Port Saint Lucie Chapel. An online guestbook is available on their website.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Treasure Coast Hospice, 1201 S.E. Indian St., Stuart, FL 34997, in his memory.