Rita (Cyr) Belanger, 85, of Terryville, widow of Vivian R. Belanger, died Wednesday (Jan. 2, 2013) at Village Green of Bristol.
Rita was born May 10, 1927 in Hamlin, Maine. She was the daughter of the late Fred and Alice (Michaud) Cyr. She was a former Plainville resident moving to Terryville in 1983. Prior to her retirement she was employed by Smith Gates of Farmington. She was a communicant of St. Casimir Church, Terryville.
Rita is survived by, her sons, Robert Belanger and his wife Debra of Terryville, Richard Belanger and his wife Denise of Terryville, her daughters, Lorraine Barrington of Colorado, Gloria Fabrizio and her husband John of Plainville and Gail Newton and her husband Michael of Bristol, her sister, Jean Perreault of Plainville, eleven grandchildren, Dawn, Karen, Amy, Michael, John, Michael, Jennifer, Joshua, Joseph, Jeffrey and Jared 6 great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. Rita was predeceased by her granddaughter Ashley Elizabeth Newton.
Funeral services will be held Monday Jan, 7, 2013 10:45AM from the Scott Funeral Home, 169 Main St., Terryville to the Immaculate Conception Church, Terryville for a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00. Burial in the spring will be in St. Mary Cemetery Terryville. Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home Monday morning one hour prior to the service.