Albert (Pat Cyr) age 90 of Redding died at his home, Friday morning July 27, 2012 after a brief illness. He was the beloved husband of Martha (Martie) Banks Cyr.
Mr. Cyr was born March 22, 1922 in Presque Isle, ME, a son of the late Jude and Helen (Fortin) Cyr. He served in the Air Force during WWII stationed in England. Mr. Cyr worked as a carpenter in the Redding area for many years. He was a 25 year Volunteer Fireman in Georgetown, CT, a member of the First Church of Christ Congregational in Redding for 54 years and was a long time member of the Housatonic Valley Antique Car Club.
In addition to his wife of 65 years, Mr. Cyr is survived by his loving daughter-in-law Kathleen Cyr of Southbury, CT; two brothers Lawrence Cyr and his wife Tina and Richard Cyr and his wife Barbara all of Bethel, CT; sister-in-law Lillian Cyr of Danbury, CT and several nieces, nephews and their families. Mr. Cyr is predeceased by his son Edward, whom he so dearly missed, two brothers Clarence and Louis (Bozo) Cyr and a sister Caroline Cassavechia.
A Memorial Service will be held in the First Church of Christ Congregational in Redding on Saturday August 4, 2012 at 2:00 PM. Mr. Cyr’s ashes will be buried in Hull Cemetery in Redding, CT following the service. There are no calling hours.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made in Pat’s memory to the charity of ones choice.