Rochester, NH — Rochester - Shirley Marie Breton (Case), 78, passed from this world peacefully Sunday, June 8, 2014 at her daughter's home in Rochester, N.H. at 10:20 a.m., with her family by her side.
Daughter of the late Henry A. Girard and Dorothy Allen Girard, Shirley was born on March 9, 1936 in Haverhill, Mass. Shirley was predeceased by her sister, Marjorie Harritos and brothers, Gerald Girard, Robert Girard, and Henry Girard.
Shirley was a loving mother who raised five children. She loved to shop and travel the world via cruises. She loved her independence. She worked several years as a Cashier Manager at K-Mart, nine years at the Portsmouth Visa Center and was a CSR at Macy's for three years. Shirley retired after suffering a stroke.
Shirley is survived by her daughters/son and spouses, Heidi J. Cote (Robert Cote), Wendy L. Dichirico (Vincent Dichirco), Wanda M. Garrett Case, Linda L. Wentworth (Richard Wentworth) and Alan D. Case (Julie Case); her grandchildren, Lacey M. Leavitt, Jarett P. Cote, Kimberly and Danielle Dichirico, Specialist Wheeler, Brian J. (U.S. Army), Keith Garrett Jr., Lexus D. Freeman; great-granddaughter, Natalee.
Special people in her life were Mary Ryker, Gloria Miller, Ruth Emeritus, and Kathleen Merrill.
ARRANGEMENTS: A celebration of life memorial service will be held at The Journey Church, 8 Eastern Ave., Barrington, N.H. at 10:30 a.m. on June 14, 1014. Cremation is under the care of the R.M. Edgerly & Son Funeral Home.