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Mr. Cyril G.  Dionne
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“Looking forward to seeing you again... I Love You, Daddy ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: Monica - family

“I miss you, Daddy. There is not a day that goes by that I don't think of you and wish you were still with us. But I know I will see you again one day...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Monica Dionne - Family

“I was able to work along side him at Olive View Medical Center, many years ago. He was an honorable and a respectful man. A great coworker... I will...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: IRMA ALCANTAR - PICO RIVERA, CA

1980 “We will always have fond memories of your loving manner and your good example! Someone we were always GLAD to see and visit with! He will be missed. ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Patrick Jeanquart - Algoma, WI

“Our sincerest heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of worthy brother Knight Cyril Dionne from the members of the Knights of Columbus Van...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Chester Paul Sgroi - Van Nuys, CA

“May God's Word bring you comfort in this time of sorrow 2 Cor 1:4 and may the love of friends and family carry you through your grief. ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: clint taylor - carson, CA

“I'm sorry for your loss. May God's Word and loyal love comfort you at this time. Psalms 136:23 ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“To my dear, sweet uncle. Your pure heart and joyful laugh will always be remembered. We will miss you! ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Diane Calcari - men, MI

It is with great sadness that the family of Cyril "Cy" Dionne announces his passing on Tuesday, September 26, 2017, at the age of 89. Cy will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 50 years, Joan; his children, David (Ann-Laurel), Jean (Salim) Arkin, Rachel (Enrique) Velarde, and Monica; his six grandchildren, Eriq, Evan, Carter, Elisa, Rebecca, and Eva; by his brothers, Clarence Jr., Billy (Joan), Donald and Gordon (Ardelle); and his many neighbors, choirmates and friends.

One of 16 children, Cy was born May 18, 1928, in Menominee, Michigan. He served in three branches of the military: first, in the Navy Reserve, followed by the Navy, where as a hospital corpsman attached to a Marine infantry company in Korea he earned a Commendation Ribbon with Combat "V," and finally, the Air Force.

Cy moved to the San Fernando Valley in 1966, married Joan in 1967, and started a family. He worked as a registered nurse until his retirement in 1992.

One of Cy's greatest passions in life was singing, spending decades in local church choirs and other singing groups. Other interests included genealogy, antique collecting, and crossword puzzles. He was a devout Catholic, member of the Knights of Columbus, and enjoyed volunteering at local charities.

A Viewing will be held on Thursday, October 5, 2017, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Rosary at 7:00 p.m., at Utter McKinley San Fernando Mission Mortuary, 11071 Columbus Ave. in Mission Hills.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, October 6, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. at St. John Baptist De La Salle Catholic Church, 16545 Chatsworth St. in Granada Hills. Interment at San Fernando Mission Cemetery will follow.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Cy's memory to the American Cancer Society at