EPPING, NH — Donald H. "Animal" Giroux, 60, of Epping, NH, died Friday, November 18, 2011 in the Exeter Hospital in Exeter, NH.
He was born in Manchester, NH on January 18, 1951, a son of the late Charles and Pauline (Messier) Giroux. A resident of Epping since 1978, he formerly lived in Londonderry, NH.
Don had been the owner and operator of Don's Motorcycle Supply in Londonderry for several years. He was also one of the "D"s in D&D Insurance in Epping.
Don loved motorcycles and co-founded both the Undivided Motorcycle Club and the Shades of Gray Motorcycle Club. He also loved raising and showing boxers, and was one of the founders of the Granite State Boxer Club.
He is survived by his wife Denise (Martel) Giroux of Epping; one brother, Steve Giroux of Pittsfield, NH; as well as several nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: Following cremation, calling hours will be held on Tuesday, November 22nd from 4-7 pm in the Peabody Funeral Homes and Crematorium, 290 Mammoth Rd., Londonderry. A private graveside service will be in Holy Cross Cemetery in Londonderry. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to New Hampshire Motorcycle Rights Organization, please visit www.nhmro.org for more information. To send a condolence or for more information, please visit, www.peabodyfuneralhome.com.