Roberta Acosta Giroir

December 6, 1926April 27, 2018

Roberta Acosta Giroir, 91, a native and resident of Donaldsonville, passed away on Friday, April 27, 2018. Roberta enjoyed being with her family and many friends. She had a servants heart and exemplified her Christian faith with her work and compassion for others. Roberta loved to talk, dance and win at Bingo. She never met a stranger. Everyone knew her and loved her smile. She would talk to everyone she met and she lived her life to the fullest. She worked at the Naval Supply Department in New Orleans, the Donaldsonville Chief and retired from Ascension Savings and Loan. She leaves behind to cherish her memory her children, Harvey Giroir, Jr. and wife, Celine and Myrna Hidalgo and husband, Chester “Sot;" four grandchildren, Jason Giroir, Gwen Poche, Brent Hidalgo and Brad Hidalgo, Sr.; seven great grandchildren, Aidan Giroir, Alec Giroir, Claire Poche, Maci Hidalgo, Laci Hidalgo, Brad Hidalgo, Jr. and Megan Hidalgo; one great-great grandchild, Daxton Belling. She is preceded in death by her husband, Harvey Giroir, Sr., parents, William and Dora Carlin Acosta and two brothers, William Acosta, Jr. and Vernon Acosta. Pallbearers will be Jason Giroir, Aidan Giroir, Alec Giroir, Brent Hidalgo, Brad Hidalgo, Sr. and Brad Hidalgo, Jr. The family would like to thank a special angel, Danna Clark who took excellent care of Roberta and the entire staff at Chateau St James in Lutcher, La. Visitation will be held at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 from 8 a.m. until Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. Interment to follow in Ascension Catholic Mausoleum. To offer condolences to the family please visit


  • Visitation Tuesday, May 1, 2018
  • Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Roberta Acosta Giroir

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Paul Marc

May 4, 2018

A great woman.........a great employee at A S & L....facilitating customers....good humor.....always kind....saw the best in people.
Not gone.....not forgotten.

Nicki Denoux Overstreet

May 1, 2018

Harvey & Myrna,
Expressing my sympathy to you and your family. I enjoyed working with Roberta at Ascension
Savings & Loan in the 60's. She always had an upbeat, positive attitude with a smile on her face
making sure our workday was never dull!!

Marie Tortorich

April 30, 2018

I loved our visits every Wednesday. We shared so many old stories and many more laughs. This was a wonderful woman who loved her children dearly and did not apologize for spoiling them. She will be missed.