Edgar E. Theroux

Published on Thursday, 2 August 2018 20:37


Edgar E. Theroux, 95, of Bristol, husband of the late Olive (Mareane) Theroux, died Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018, at Village Green Nursing Home.

Edgar was born on July 31, 1923, in Waterbury and was a son of the late Homer and Emma (Chevrette) Theroux. Edgar lived in Bristol for most his life and was a parishioner at St. Gregory Church. He worked at Southern New England Telephone Company for 42 years before retiring. Edgar belonged to the Telephone Pioneers of America and American Legion Seicheprey Post 2.

In addition to his wife and parents, Edgar was predeceased by a daughter, Barbara T. Smith.

Edgar is survived by his two sons, David R. Theroux and his wife, Sandra, of Bristol, Edward L. Theroux and his wife, Debbie, of Monroe, N.H.; his daughter, Patricia Quick of Chaplin; a former daughter-in-law, Lisa Theroux of Bristol; a brother-in-law, Lawrence Mareane of Harwinton; his three grandchildren, Amanda, Megan and Christopher Theroux; several nieces and nephews; and many dear friends.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Countryside Manor and Village Green.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Monday, Aug. 6, 2018, at St. Gregory Church, 235 Maltby Street, Bristol at 11 a.m.

Burial with military honors will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, Bristol.

Relatives and friends may call at Funk Funeral Home, 35 Bellevue Ave, Bristol, on Monday, Aug. 6, 2018, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Gregory Church, 315 Maltby St., Bristol, CT 06010. Visit Edgar’s memorial website at  www.FunkFuneralHome.com .

Posted in The Bristol Press, on Thursday, 2 August 2018 20:37. Updated: Thursday, 2 August 2018 20:39.