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Cyril Theodore Derr

Male 1902 - 1987  (84 years)


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  • Name Cyril Theodore Derr 
    Born 6 Dec 1902  York Twp, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 31 Mar 1987  Madison Nursing Home, Madison, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 3 Apr 1987  St. Joseph's Catholic Cemetery, East Bristol, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I44262  CB_9_7_2017
    Last Modified 27 May 2008 

    Father Michael J. Derr, Jr.,   b. 28 Jan 1872, Hampden Twp, Columbia Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1945, Columbus Hospital, Columbus, Columbia Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Eva M. Kraus,   b. 27 Sep 1875, York Twp, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1961, Columbia Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 20 Oct 1896  St. Joseph's Catholic Church, East Bristol, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F14691  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Genevieve Frances "Gen" Lazers,   b. 16 Sep 1916, York Twp, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 2013  (Age 96 years) 
    Married 11 Jun 1947  St. Mary Nativity Catholic Church, Marshall, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
    Last Modified 24 May 2008 
    Family ID F14705  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Obituary:
      Derr, Cyril T.

      SUN PRAIRIE/COLUMBUS - Cyril T. Derr, age 84, died on Tuesday, March 31, 1987, in a Madison nursing home. He was born In the town of York, Dane County, on December 6, 1902, the son of Michael and Eva (Kraus) Derr.

      He married the former Genevieve Lazers on June 11, 1947, at St. Mary's Catholic Church In Marshall.

      He was a Columbia County farmer and an electrician. He was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church In East Bristol. Cyril was a loving husband, father and grandfather who will always be remembered for his faith, strength and caring for the needs of others. He will be deeply missed by his family and friends.

      Survivors include his wife; three daughters, Margaret (Ed) Green of Sun Prairie, Marian (John) Rockholt of Madison, and Diane (John) Kohn, also of Sun Prairie; two brothers, Art of Columbus and Elvin of Marshall; two granddaughters, Shelley and Jennifer Green of Sun Prairie; and a number of nieces and nephews.

      He was Preceded in death by his parents, and a sister, Olive Damm.

      Funeral services will be held on Friday, April 3, 1987, at 10:30 a.m. at ST. JOSEPH'S CATHOLIC CHURCH, East Bristol. Father George Fox will officiate. Burial will be in St. Joseph's Catholic Cemetery. Friends may call at the TUSCHEN FUNERAL. HOME, 302 Columbus Street, Sun Prairie, after 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 2, where the rosary will be recited at 7:30 p.m.