Kent "Edward" Girard

March 30, 1939January 28, 2014
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Kent Girard, age 74, passed away on January 28, 2014. He was born to Geraldine and Edward Girard on March 30, 1939. He grew up in Lake Orion, Michigan and was a resident of St. Clair Shores for the last 33 years. Kent worked for General Motors for 34 years and in retirement loved working with his friends at the St. Clair Shores Golf course. Kent loved golf, spending time with his grand kids and loved his winters in Las Vegas. He was an avid book lover and he was very proud of his work with the Macomb Literacy Program. Kent was an amazing husband and father and was proudest of his eight grandchildren and one great grandson. He did everything he could to take care of his family. It was always his first priority. He touched many people and we will miss that sparkle in his eye. He was preceded in death by his daughter Cheryl who held his hand and helped him into heaven. Loving husband to Maureen for 44 years; loving dad to his children, Steven (Angie); Brian (Jodi); Kristin (Scott); Kelly (Mario); proud grandpa to Nic (Becky); Alex, Bree, Gabby, Kaylee, Jackie, Emiliano, Breckin; and proud great-grandpa to Jack. Memorial contributions to St. Joseph’s Indian School,


  • Visitation Thursday, January 30, 2014
  • Evening Service Thursday, January 30, 2014
  • Instate Friday, January 31, 2014
  • Funeral Mass Friday, January 31, 2014

Kent "Edward" Girard

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Your loving wife

February 26, 2015

My Love, Our Anniversary is this weekend and your not here. Hard to put into words how I dearly miss you every moment of every day. Trying to stay strong for our family. Love you with my whole life.

January 28, 2015

God Bless you Kent and bless your family on this day of your first anniversary of your passing into God's glorious arms!
Aunt Carol

January 27, 2015

Dad, I miss you every day.

dick werback

February 1, 2014

so very sorry to here of Kent passing. i truly loved the short time i got to work with Kent. he was a very special man.

Susan Karras

January 31, 2014

It is a truly sad moment for all. My heart breaks to know that I lost touch with Kent and his family who live so close to my family. So many memories. All my love and prayers now and always to Maureen and the entire family.

Keith & Marcy Girard

January 31, 2014

Dear Aunt Maureen and Family~
Our hearts go out to you all during this difficult time. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers. We have fond memories of Uncle Kent and his laugh and smile always made you feel at home. He will be dearly missed.

Donna Affer

January 31, 2014


My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family during this sad time. The wonderful memories you have of your Father will live on forever, may they ease your sorrow.

God's Blessings,

Donna Affer (Magna)

Michele Konwinski-Bendzinski

January 30, 2014

So sorry to hear this news. Such a nice man. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Lonna Kahr

January 30, 2014

My most sincere and deepest sympathy for the entire family… Kent brought so much joy and love to this world & especially to his loved ones that surrounded him… his precious memories will live on forever with you and in you… All my love, Lonna

Dave & Stephanie Houth

January 30, 2014

So sad to hear the news about Mr G. We shared some good times together in Vegas and while growing up in the Shores. Our condolences to all of you. He will be missed. Dave & Stephanie Houth