Rella F. (Violette) Cyr

Published on Wednesday, 20 June 2018 19:32


​Rella F. (Violette) Cyr, 86, widower of John D. Cyr, passed away at Ingraham Manor on Tuesday, June 19, 2018.

Rella was born on Jan. 30, 1932, in VanBuren, Maine to the late John and Anna (Ouellette) Violette.

Rella spent her career doing what she loved most, raising and caring for her family. Rella is survived by her two sons, John Cyr of Hamden and Lloyd Cyr of Bristol; three daughters, Cynthia Cyr of Bristol, Roxanne Cyr and Mike Theriault of Maryville, Tenn., Phyllis Provenzano of Canton; sister, Mae Morin of Plantsville; eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

In addition to her husband and parents, Rella was pre-deceased by her daughter, Dianne Cyr; two sisters; and two brothers.

Funeral services will be private and at the convenience of the family. Funk Funeral Home, 35 Bellevue Ave., Bristol, CT 06010 is assisting the family.

Memorial donations may be made to The Arthritis Foundation, 35 Old Spring Road, Suite 411, Rocky Hill, CT 06067-3166.

Visit Rella’s memorial website at

Posted in The Bristol Press, on Wednesday, 20 June 2018 19:32. Updated: Wednesday, 20 June 2018 19:34.