The Fortin Group

70 Horton Street, Lewiston, ME


Daniel K. Cyr

July 8, 1935October 11, 2017

Daniel K. Cyr 1935 - 2017

LEWISTON - Daniel K. Cyr, 82, passed away at his home on Wednesday, October 11, 2017. He was born in Van Buren, Maine on July 8, 1935, the son of the late, Nazaire and Alfreda (Bell) Cyr. Dan graduated from St. Dominic's High School in 1954. After graduating, he joined the United States Air-Force, serving in the Vietnam War, and retired in 1974. He went on to work for Sears and Robuck as a warehouse manager for over 20 years. He later worked for Bates College, Damon Insulation, East Branch and retired from Ross Express in 2006. He was a member of the VFW, Eagles Club and the American Legion. He was a member of Thomas Memorial Baptist Church in Lewiston, and served as a Deacon. Dan loved his New England sports teams, he was faithful to watch his Red Sox, Boston Bruins and New England Patriots games. He enjoyed watching his grandsons Zachary & Jacob play sports and joking around with them. Dan was always happy to attend family gatherings and his group outings. He was especially proud of his military service. He liked spending time at his camp at Danforth Bay in New Hampshire. He loved his dogs Chico, Kato and Mocha. Dan is survived by his five children, Scott Cyr and wife Lisa of Rochester, NH, Glenn Cyr and wife Joan of Somersworth, NH, John Cyr and partner Phillip Talamo of Palm Springs, CA, Kevin Somerville and wife Carey of DeLeon Springs, FL, Tricia McBride and husband Scott of Lewiston, Heidi Green and husband Tyler of Colchester, VT; his three brothers, Eugene Cyr and companion Della of Sabattus, Victor Cyr and wife Sharon of Warner Robins, GA, and David Cyr of Lewiston; his four sisters, Elaine Berube of Auburn, Nancy Henaire of Biddeford, Vivian Cyr of Lewiston, and Mona Bosse and husband Paul of Peoria, AZ; his sister-in-law, Bernadette Cyr of Lewiston; his eight grandchildren, Audra, Shaina, Mitchell, Meaghen, Colin, Zachary McBride, Jacob McBride and Drake Somerville; his two great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents; his wife, Irene (Lussier) Cyr; his brother, Gilman Cyr; his sister, Jeanine (Cyr) Seversick; and his granddaughter, Chelsea Cyr.

Friends and family are invited to share their memories and offer their condolences by visiting Dan's online guestbook at www.thefortingrouplewiston.com

FUNERAL NOTICE: CYR - Daniel K., 82, passed away on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 in Lewiston. A committal will be held on Friday, October 20, 2017 at 1 p.m at Gracelawn Memorial Park in Auburn. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral, Cremation and Monument Services, 70 Horton St. Lewiston, Maine 04240. 784-4584.


  • Committal

    Friday, October 20, 2017


Daniel K. Cyr

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heather day

October 23, 2017

My condolences, to his family. In the few years me and the person i support have been delivering meals on wheels to Daniel, he gain a place in my heart. he always had a smile and a story to tell. they were both wonder to see and hear

Claire Bell Schmoll

October 18, 2017

My prayers and condolences are with Dan's family. He always had great stories to tell when he would pop into my office at Bates.

Your cousin, Claire

Michelle Chasse

October 18, 2017

My prayers are with all of Dan's family. I loved Dan! I spent my childhood years playing with the girls and I always loved hearing his stories and loved his laugh!!! I know in my heart he is watching over all of you and is finally with his love again!! I'll be at his grave side on Friday to honor his life here on Earth. God has him now and he will continue to watch over all of us with the power of God on his side. My heart goes out to all of his family. May God send you peace and comfort during this time of loss. I love you!!!

Pastor Earl Edgerly

October 18, 2017

Pastor and I will always be grateful for the service of Deacon Danny Cyr who blessed our ministry with his faithful service at Thomas Memorial Baptist Church. We love you Danny. See you soon.

October 15, 2017

Grateful to have known you Dan, and sending a prayer for your family.