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436 Cedar Avenue
Scranton, PA 18505
Phone: (570) 343-2212
Fax: (570) 961-2326
Cyril Schirra

Cyril "Cy" Schirra

March 10, 1932 - June 21, 2020
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Cyril (Cy) Schirra, 88 of East Mountain died peacefully at home Sunday surrounded by his family. He was preceded in death by his wife Patricia Carmichael Schirra.

Born in Scranton, he was a graduate of Scranton Technical High. He was a US Navy Veteran and member of Immaculate Conception Church.

Cy worked as a printer for Herff Jones for 47 years. He loved watching football and going to NFL games. He enjoyed bowling and spending time around the pool. He was best known for cheating while playing cards with everyone.

Also surviving are his children, a daughter Laurie Schirra, Dunmore, sons Paul Schirra, Scranton, and J. Michael Schirra, Moscow. He was preceded in death by his daughter Susan Schirra Arena, Rochester, NY. Cy also leaves behind many grandchildren and a great grandson.

A private Memorial Mass will be held for immediate family and friends at Immaculate Conception Church, Scranton.
Arrangements and on-site cremation are under the care of the Miller Bean Funeral Home Inc., 436 Cedar Ave. Scranton.
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    Immaculate Conception Church
    801 Taylor Ave.
    SCRANTON, PA 18510
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    A private Memorial Mass will be held for immediate family and friends at Immaculate Conception Church, Scranton.


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Posted at 06:29pm
Cy was an easy going man to work with, wonderful personality. I worked at Heff Jones with Cy for many years, he was always there to help someone. Rest in peace my friend, I know your up there with the angels.

Debbie Rumensky

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Posted at 10:13am
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Mary Lou Sealey

Posted at 09:50am
Cy Schirra was a good man. I worked at Herff Jones for some of the years Cy was there. He treated people with
respect and fairness. He had an easy laugh and a great sense of humor. Cy had a wonderful work ethic. It was a privilege
to know him. Mary Lou Sealey

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