Irene's Story

CARIBOU - Irene M. Cyr, passed away May 17, 2015 at Caribou. She was born in St. Leonard N.B. Canada the daughter of the late Bert and Elizabeth (Byrom) Gagnon. She attended the Caribou Schools and married John R. Cyr.

Mrs. Cyr was employed as the book keeper at Northern Sales for many years as well as for her husband at JC Auto sales. She was a member of St. Bruno-St. Remi Catholic Church in Van Buren and was a member of the Daughters of Isabella as well as the Columbettes Council 1635. Irene was also a member of the Post 49 American Legion Auxiliary in Van Buren.

Surviving in addition to her husband of over 66 years, John of Caribou are two sons; John Cyr of Sandpoint ID, and Jay Cyr of Old Orchard Beach. Two daughters; Julie Cyr of New Sweden and Joan Whiting of Kansas City, MO. One brother Edgar Gagnon of Caribou. Five grandchildren; John Cyr, Stacy Maddigan, Eric Cyr and Taylor and Rachel Whiting. Eight great grandchildren. A sister in law Leda Gagnon of Caribou.

Graveside services will be held at a late date. Arrangements by the Mockler Funeral Home 24 Reservoir Street Caribou. www.mocklerfuneralhome.com
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