CHICOPEE-Doris L. (Leroux) Girard, of Chicopee passed away peacefully on March 22, 2019 after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Doris was born on June 5, 1933 in the Three Rivers section of Palmer, a daughter of the late Alexander and Rose (Brodeur) Leroux. Doris was raised in Three Rivers and educated in Palmer schools. She was a longtime Chicopee resident and raised her family here. She was a communicant of the former St. George Church. As a member of the Spfld Golden Agers, Doris enjoyed the many trips and the wonderful friends she had. Doris had a special love for animals. She was a good person with a huge heart. Doris will join her husband Victor, who passed away in 2008, and her sister Louise Masztal, along with many family and friends who passed before her. She leaves her son, Randall Girard and wife Elaine; her daughter, Debbie Hearn and husband Wayne and her son, Alan Girard and wife Muza. Doris also leaves her grandchildren; Vicki Bolduc, Brian Hutchinson, and Raymond Girard. Special thanks to Brandon for all the help with “Mem”. Doris also leaves her great granddaughters; Mikayla and Mia, who meant so much to her. Our hearts are broken, but she is at peace with many loved ones. A private interment will be held at the Massachusetts Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Agawam. Donations in Doris memory may be made to Paws of Granby, MA., P.O. Box 472, Granby, Mass.01033. Tylunas Funeral Home, Chicopee has been entrusted with Doris care.