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Blackburn-Giegerich-Sonntag Funeral Home
Sunday April 3rd, 2022
1:00pm - 3:30pm

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Blackburn-Giegerich-Sonntag Funeral Home

3:30pm - 4:00pm

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Neal Girard

Neal Girard (1968-2022)


Neal Girard, age 53, of Shorewood, IL, passed away Saturday, Mar. 26, 2022 at Holy Cross Hospital in Chicago.


Neal was born on August 2,1968 in Joliet, IL and graduated from Joliet West High School in 1986. He was a lifelong Chicago Bulls, Blackhawks, Cubs and Bears fan.  He enjoyed playing the guitar, singing Karaoke, playing pool and messing around with computers.  He was working as a Service Advisor at South Chicago Dodge Chrysler Jeep, Inc.


Neal is survived by his loving daughter Niki Girard of Joliet, IL. Parents, William Tally and Sue (Smiley) Girard of Shorewood, IL; Sister Amy (Gary) Lee of Joliet, IL.  He is also survived by nephews Ryan, Dylan and Jayden Lee of Joliet, IL, niece, Sydney Robison-Girard of Manhattan, IL, and his special friend Judi Sanchez of Phillips, WI.  Also, numerous cousins and friends also survive.  Neal is preceded in death by his brother, Thomas Girard.


Services for Neal will be Sunday, April 3, 2022, at Blackburn-Giegerich-Sonntag Funeral Home with visitation beginning at 1:00 p.m., followed by a Memorial Service at 3:30 p.m. 


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Sorry to hear of this loss. I worked with Neal's father, Tally, at Caterpillar for a few years. Ronald Ely, Atascocita, TX

Ronald Ely Apr 1 2022 7:25 PM

Sorry to hear of his passing.

Anthony "Tony" Apostolou Mar 31 2022 2:28 PM

So sorry for this loss.
Gary & Pat

Pat Mar 30 2022 11:05 AM