Janet M. Giroux
Janet M. Giroux, 69, of Dashnaw Road, Peru, died Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019, at the UVM Health Network, CVPH in Plattsburgh, with her loving husband by her side.
She was born on Long Island in Rockville Centre, Aug. 23, 1950, the daughter of the late Joseph A. and Mary M. (Kaslauskas) Shivokevich. She was a 1968 graduate of Peru Central School.
Janet was a supervisor with the Labor Department in Plattsburgh. Her employment there spanned from 1968 until her retirement in 2005.
Jan was a good athlete throughout her life. A fierce softball player and bowler in her younger years, and an avid golfer in her later years. She enjoyed going to the theater, eating out with her girlfriends and entertaining numerous family and friends with her impromptu spaghetti dinners. Jan was a devoted wife, loving daughter, sister, aunt, stepmom, grandmother, and a generous and loyal friend.
Left to cherish the memory of Janet are, her husband of nearly 30 years, William Mark Giroux, whom she married Feb. 17, 1990; two stepsons, Travis (Ellen) Giroux, and Trever (Dara) Giroux; five grandchildren, Dominique, Hannah, Travis Jr., Alyson, and Morgan Giroux; brothers, Joseph (Judy) Shivokevich, Robert (Sonya) Shivokevich, and Edward (Heather) Shivokevich; siblings-in-law, Hellen (Kent) Millspaugh, George (Maryellen) Giroux, Tom (Charlotte) Giroux, John (Sue) Giroux, Diane Davis, Paul and Jean Giroux, Gloria Douglas, Gary (Paula) Giroux, Theresa (Terry) Daly, and Joe (Randy) Corkum; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her parents-in-law, George and Marie (Rabideau) Giroux; and siblings-in-law, Mary Dubuque, Patricia (Walter) Rivers, and Dana Davis.
Relatives and friends are invited to call Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020, from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Hamilton Funeral Home, 294 Mannix Road, Peru.
Donations in her memory may be made to the charity of one's choice.
Arrangements are in the care of the Hamilton Funeral Home, 294 Mannix Road, Peru, 643-9055. To offer an online condolence, share a symbolic gesture, or share a photo in memory of Janet Giroux please visit www.hamiltonfuneralhome.com
Published on January 2, 2020


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jean marchiano
Jan 13, 2020
My prayers and condolences go out to your family. You were such a nice person and so caring. Bill I am so sorry. God Bless You all.