Rosalie G. Sirois, Jan. 1, 1921 -- Feb. 27, 2009

Thursday, March 5, 2009

Rosalie G. Sirois, a resident of Eureka Springs, was born Jan. 1, 1921 in San Francisco, Calif., a daughter of Lito and Margarita (Vitale) Giordano. She died on Feb. 27 in Eureka Springs at the age of 88.

Ms. Sirois was an Executive Administrative Assistant for the Phone Company. She was of the Catholic faith and locally she attended Lonestar Bible Church. She was a member of the Pioneers Organization for AT&T for retirees.

She is survived by one daughter, Rosemarie and husband Robert Jones of Eureka Springs; one son, Robert J. Sirois and wife Mary of Petaluma, Calif.; two brothers, Frank Giordano of San Francisco, Calif. and Joseph Giordano of Roseville, Calif.; one daughter-in-law, Diane Sirois; nine grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.

On Aug. 12, 1936, she married Eugene Edward Sirois who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents; one son, James Sirois; and one brother, John Giordano.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Interment will be in the Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Petaluma, Calif. On-line condolences may be sent to the family at