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CYR, Eileen

March 17, 1925 – Richard, Saskatchewan
August 31, 2018 – Calgary, Alberta

Eileen passed away on Friday, August 31, 2018 at the age of 93 years.

Eileen was born March 17, 1925 in Richard, Saskatchewan. Eileen was presented the Alberta Achievement Award for Excellence for Curling in 1981. Her team won the Canadian Seniors Curling Championships.

Eileen will be dearly missed by her sons Rob Cyr, Darrell Cyr and his wife Delia; grandchildren Ashley and her husband Lyle, Kyle and his partner Maddie, Karah and her husband Stuart, and Nigel; four great-grandchildren Phoenix, Mia, Autumn and Brielle.

Eileen was predeceased by her husband Bob (Raymond) Cyr, parents Roy and Ellen Arthur; sisters Doris Halladay and Lillian Reid; brother Fred Arthur.

Condolences may be forwarded through If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Cancer Society, 200 – 325 Manning Rd. N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 2P5 Telephone: (403) 205-3966, email

In living memory of Eileen Cyr, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. CALGARY, AB, T3G 2T3, Telephone: 403-241-0044.

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  1. Deepest sympathy to Eileen’s family.
    Eileen & I were team mates on the Bea Mayer rink
    in 1981 that won the Canadian Senior Ladies Championship.
    I will always have great memories of the fun we had at that time.
    RIP Eileen
    Warm Regards
    Leah Nate

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  2. lorie lapinsky(daughter of zetta dickey)

    My deepest sympathy to the sons of Eileen cry, I have never forgotten about your mom throughout the years, her laughter was the most unforgettable thing I remember about her.

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