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Cyris D. Bossé

August 2, 1934 ~ May 17, 2019 (age 84)


Cyris D. Bossé, 84, of Vernon, husband to Odette (Bouchard) Bossé, passed away peacefully on Friday, May 17, 2019 at home. He was born in St. Joseph, New Brunswick, Canada, August 2, 1934 to the late Dennis and Elise Anna (Levesque) Bossé.

Cyris moved to Vernon in 1964 with his wife where he has resided since. He worked for many years as a Sledder for Nuway Tobacco in South Windsor. Cyris was quite the outdoorsman. He could always be found outside in the yard and surrounding areas enjoying nature. He was also a 30-year member of the La Rencontre Group. Cyris and his wife enjoyed their frequent visits to Canada over the years visiting family and friends. He was a communicant of the former Sacred Heart Church in Vernon at currently a member of St. Teresa of Calcutta Parish, St. Bartholomew Church, Manchester.

In addition to his wife, Cyris is survived by his two children; Danny Bossé of Vernon and Linda Ann Correia and her husband Ricardo also of Vernon, two grandchildren; Michelle and Mackenzie Correia of Vernon, two brothers; Yvon Bossé of Manchester and Adophe Bossé of Montreal and numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents, seven brothers and two sisters.

A time of visitation for family and friends will be held on Thursday, May 23, 2019 from 5-8 p.m. at Holmes-Watkins Funeral Home, 400 Main St., Manchester. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, May 24, 2019 at 10 a.m. at St. Teresa of Calcutta Parish, St. Bartholomew Church, 736 E. Middle Tpke., Manchester. Guests are asked to please go directly to the church. Burial will follow in Valley Falls Cemetery, Vernon. Memorial donations in his name may be made to the Haitian Health Foundation, 97 Sherman St., Norwich, CT 06360 or by visiting To leave an online message of condolence for his family, please visit

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May 23, 2019

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Holmes-Watkins Funeral Home
400 Main St.
Manchester, CT 06040

Mass of Christian Burial
May 24, 2019

10:00 AM
St. Teresa of Calcutta- St. Bartholomew Church
736 East Middle Tpke
Manchester, CT 06040

Interment following funeral service
May 24, 2019

Valley Falls Cemetery
Valley Falls Road
Vernon, CT 06066


Haitian Health Foundation
97 Sherman Street, Norwich CT 06360

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