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Ruth Furbush (Tyler) Cyr


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Ruth Furbush (Tyler) Cyr Obituary
Ruth Furbush (Tyler) Cyr, age 99, wife of the late Gale S. Tyler and Albert J. Cyr, passed away peacefully with family by her side on Monday, June 18, 2018 at Apple Valley Center in Ayer, MA. She was born in Concord, MA on April 27, 1919, the daughter of the late Arthur H. and Edith A. (Withington) Furbush. Ruth was married to Gale S. Tyler on June 1, 1937 and they settled in Leominster, they celebrated 50 years of marriage. She was the loving mother of the late Roy R. and his wife Diane (Wetmore) and the late Emmet B. and his late wife Doris (Nolfi); grandmother of Debra, Tamela, Anthony, Catherine, Ricky Clem; great grandmother of Sarah, Andrew, Jacob, Sam, Todd, Jonathan and Kevin. Aunt to many nieces and nephews. She is the sister of Eleanor F. Smith of Boxborough and Marcia F. Hopkins of Plymouth, ME. She was predeceased by her brother, Albert H. Furbush. Later in life, on April 14, 1990 she marries Albert J. Cyr of Orlando, FL. They were married for 16 months and Ruth moved back to Boxborough on April 1, 1996. Ruth was a member of Rebekahs Assembly for several years and Grange for 85 years. The family will welcome visitors at the Acton Funeral Home, 470 Massachusetts Ave. (Rte 111), Acton on Friday, June 22nd from 10:00 to 11:00am, followed by her funeral service in the funeral home at 11:00am and burial in South Cemetery, Burroughs Rd., Boxborough. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Ruth F. Cyr may be made to United Church of Christ Boxborough, 723 Massachusetts Ave., Boxborough, MA 01719. For obituary, directions or to leave a condolence visit www.actonfuneralhome.com.
Published in The Boxborough Beacon from June 21 to July 5, 2018
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