Obituary: Theresa M. Cyr

Theresa M. Cyr

NAUGATUCK — Theresa M. Cyr, 90, widow of Aubert J. Cyr, passed away peacefully on Nov. 26, 2020, at home, surrounded by loving family.

Theresa was born on March 4, 1930, in Canada, daughter of the late Alfred and Marie (Nadeau) Bonenfant, and had lived in Naugatuck for most of her life and was a parishioner of St. Vincent Ferrer Church. She enjoyed gardening, baking, shopping (especially on QVC) and playing cards; but most of all, she loved her family.

Theresa is survived by seven sons, Leo Cyr, Clarence Cyr (Judy), Nelson Cyr (Eleanor), Patrick Cyr (Laura), Fred Cyr (Meg), Yvon Cyr and Robert Cyr; three daughters, Bernadette Candee (Jeff), Sylvia Torneo (Joseph) and Lisa Cyr; her brother, Albert Bonenfant of Oakville; and several brothers and sister in Canada; 17 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, Dec. 4, 2020, at 10 a.m. at St. Vincent Ferrer Church, 1006 New Haven Road, Naugatuck. Those attending are asked to please meet directly at church. Burial will follow in St. James Cemetery, Cross Street, Naugatuck. There are no calling hours, and arrangements have been entrusted to the Buckmiller Thurston Mengacci Funeral Home, 82 Fairview Ave., Naugatuck. Everyone attending services is required to wear a facial covering and to adhere to social distancing guidelines.

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