Robert C. Cyr

Published on Tuesday, 11 June 2019 19:53


Robert C. Cyr, 78, of Southington passed away on Monday, June 10, 2019, at home.

He was born in Van Buren, Maine, on Feb. 10, 1941, the son of the late Lawrence and Evelyn (Parent) Cyr.  After Bob graduated from High School he entered the Air Force in 1959, and served until 1963. Prior to his retirement he was a Lead Supervisor at Pratt &Whitney Aircraft for 36 years.  He loved bowling and did so at least three times a week. Bob was an avid Red Sox, Patriot and UCONN Women’s basketball fan.

He is survived by two sons, David Cyr of Southington and Daniel Cyr of Georgia; two granddaughters, Patricia Marybeth Thomas and Danielle Cyr. He also leaves his sister, Charlene Zompanti of Bristol, and a brother, Michael Cyr of Southington as well as a niece, Michelle Cyr and two nephews, Sean and Chad McCann.

He was predeceased by his former wife, BettyAnn (Bourgoin) Cyr

Funeral services will be held on Friday, June 14, at 11 a.m., at the DellaVecchia Funeral Home, 211 N. Main St., Southington. Burial will military honors will be at St. Thomas Cemetery. Calling hours will be Friday morning from 9 to 11 a.m.

The family would like to thank Hospice staff of Hartford Health Care and especially, Sylotte  and Yvanna, and his nurse, Jeff for their excellent care and concern.

Donations may be made in his memory to the Animal Rescue Foundation, 366 Main St. Terryville, CT 06786

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Posted in The Bristol Press, on Tuesday, 11 June 2019 19:53. Updated: Tuesday, 11 June 2019 19:56.