Thomas A. Girard, Sr., 66, of Yakima died Monday. Mr. Girard was born in Ladysmith, Wis., and served in the Navy. He and his sons owned and operated Midas Auto Systems in Yakima and Kennewick for many years. Recently, he was a transit operator with Yakima Transit.

Survivors include his wife, Debbie Girard of Yakima; three sons, Gary Girard of Kennewick, Thomas Girard Jr. of Yakima and James Girard of Newark, Del.; two stepsons, Travis Vorous of Lake Stevens and Justin Vorous of Mountlake Terrace; a sister, Judy Nallie of Texas; a brother, Mike Girard of Texas; three grandchildren and a great-granddaughter.

No services are planned. Arrangements are by Brookside Funeral Home and Crematory, Yakima.