In Celebration of

Rinaldo 'Reno' Robert Cyr

October 12, 1941 -  October 17, 2018

After a long battle with illness, Rinaldo {Reno} Robert Cyr, 77, passed away in comfort of his own home on Wednesday, October 17, 2018.
Reno is survived by his wife Josephine {Jo} of 52 years, daughter Jacqueline {Duane}, son Michael (Pamela), granddaughters Megan, Chloe, Casey and grandson Noah and extended family.
Born and raised in New Brunswick, Reno then left the Maritimes to begin his military career. Many postings, good friends and incredible memories later, Reno retired from the Canadian Armed Forces. He then spent many years working for the Office of the Auditor General of Canada. Reno loved his family, travelling the world, classical music and spending time with good friends.
Visitation will be from 12:00 until 2:00 PM at Beechwood Funeral at Cemetery Services on Friday, October 26, 2018. Funeral service will also be at Beechwood at 2:00 PM. Reno will be laid to rest at Beechwood immediately following the service. Memorial donations may be made to the Ottawa Humane Society, 245 West Hunt Club Road or at


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Tom Hanley (Good Friend, former room mate)

Entered October 19, 2018 from New Maryland

I shall cherish the memories of the good times Reno and I spent together. May he rest in peace.

Roz Lawlor (Friend)

Entered October 19, 2018 from Ottawa

My condolences to the family. Reno was a wonderful gentleman and will be missed by many.

Carol Snook 

Entered October 19, 2018 from Kemptville

My sincere condolences to Jo, Jacqui and family at this time of great loss.

Carole Griffin (Worked with Jo)

Entered October 19, 2018 from Ottawa

Sending my condolences to the whole family. Jo, you are in my thoughts.
Carole G.

Ed Quinn (Friend of Family)

Entered October 20, 2018 from Saint John

Sorry to read about the loss of one of the Cyr Boys, a great Family, I will prey for Him.


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