James Thomas Gilroy, 73, died Sunday, Aug. 23 in Oakdale.
He was a descendent of John Cameron Gilroy for whom Gilroy, CA is named. He lived in Oakdale for two years.
He was a retired U.S. Marine First Sergeant.
He is survived by his children, James T. Gilroy, Jr. of Florida, Charlene O’Brien of Virginia, Laurie (Mike) Corbett of Livermore; sisters, Mary Beltran of San Jose and Delores Quintana of Sunnyvale; and grandchildren, Rachel Gilroy, and Sarah, Daniel, Katherine and Joshua Corbett of Livermore, and Erin, Julie, and Kerry O’Brien of Virginia.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 2 at Calvary Catholic Cemetery, 2655 Madden Ave., San Jose.
The Oakdale (Calif.) Leader
Sept. 2, 2009