Born in Newburgh, NY, to Henry Girardin, Jr. and Dora Linda Rodriguez Girardin one year to the exact day after his older brother. John loved sports; enjoyed playing softball, basketball, and golfing. He had an ear for all kinds of music. He enjoyed playing cards, board games and a cold beer with friends. John worked in sales for many years.
John is survived by his long time companion Roxanna Matheau of Las Vegas, and her sons Albert and Irving and their families, his brother Franko, childhood and lifelong friend, David Wright, and many nieces and nephews.
John was predeceased by his parents, brother Henry, sister Lindy, and lifelong friend Jim Jennings.
Cremation was at Desert Memorial, Las Vegas, NV. Condolences may be shared at desertmemorial.com.