GIROUX, Joan Erma (nee Pacholzuk) - In loving memory of Joan Erma Giroux (nee Pacholzuk), 77 years, who passed away Friday, November 5th, 2004 at the Sudbury Regional Hospital - Laurentian Site. Joan was born in Mattawa in 1927. She was a loving, caring mother who enjoyed looking after her family. For the past few years Joan was a resident of the Laurentian Hospital Continuing Care Wing. She made many friends there among the residents and staff who gave her wonderful care. Her family and friends all have cherished memories of a warm person with a constant gentle smile. Beloved wife of Dassise "Cec" Giroux (predeceased 2000). Loving mother of Roger (wife Suzanne) of Coniston, Greg of Sudbury, Sandra (husband Randy Fournier) of Kitimat, B.C., Karen (husband Adrian Collis) of London, Ontario, Monique (husband Al Lee) of Cambridge, Ontario, and Dennis (predeceased). Dear daughter of Steve and Hazel (MacIsaac) Pacholzuk (both predeceased). Cherished grandmother of Neil Giroux (wife Suzie), Lee-Ann (husband Craig Tremblay), Sheryl Giroux (husband Kirk), Dean Giroux, Curtis Giroux (wife Suzanne), Amy Fournier, Chad Fournier, Megan Collis, Aaron Collis, Jannah Collis, and Shannon Lee. Proud great-grandmother of Chad Giroux, Brandon Giroux, Morgan Tremblay and Hannah Tremblay. Dear sister of Weldon (wife Gert) of Penticton, B.C., Garvin (predeceased) (wife Jan) of Kelowna B.C., Cletus (predeceased) (wife Barbara) of California, Grant (wife Sue) of Pickering, Kelowna (predeceased) (husband Jack Leckie) of North Bay, Sylvia (husband Dan McClure) and Vera Smith (husband Lyle) both of Deep River. Sadly missed by her daughter-in-law Paulette Boulay. Fondly remembered by several nieces and nephews. Resting at the JACKSON AND BARNARD FUNERAL HOME, 233 Larch Street, Sudbury. Funeral Mass at St. Paul the Apostle Church, 38 Cedar Street, Coniston, Monday, November 8th, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. Interment in the St. John's Cemetery, Garson. Friends may call from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. on Sunday and after 9:30 am. on Monday. Prayers at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday. Donations to the Laurentian Hospital Dialysis Unit would be appreciated.