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Edmund H. Cyrus

January 14, 1948 ~ April 21, 2021 (age 73)

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Edmund H. Cyrus, 73, of Oil City, PA. ,died at 11:40 P.M. Wednesday April 21, 2021 at the Community Living Center in Erie.

Born Jan. 14, 1948 in Ironton, OH., he was the son of the late Martin Luther & Kitty Lou Hall Cyrus

Ed graduated High School and attended 1 Year at Ashland Community College in Kentucky.

He then enlisted with the United States Air Force, serving as a Sgt. in Vietnam .

He was awarded the National Defense Service Medal, the Victory Service Medal with 1 Bronze Service Star and the Air Force Good Conduct Medal.

Ed had worked as a construction supervisor for Construction Technology Group in Florida.

He was married to Sandra Ames Shreffler and she survives.

Mr. Cyrus was a member of the Genesis 2:3 Home Church.

Ed enjoyed doing carpentry work.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by 4 step children

Jacquline Alford & her husband Ricky of Stem, NC

Steven Shreffler & his wife Jennifer of Hendersonville, NC

Pamela Farrell & her husband Chris of Rockvale, TN

Garrett Shreffler & his wife Kelly of Alexander, NC

and many step grandchildren, step great grandchildren and step great great grandchildren.

He is also survived by a brother

Marion Cyrus of Huntington, WV

and several nieces and nephews

and his brothers in law

Larry, Ron, Dave and Dan Ames and their families.

He was preceded in death by a sister Maude.

Friends will be received from 10 A.M.-12 Noon Monday in the Reinsel Funeral Home.

Funeral Services will be held at 12 Noon in the funeral Home.

Interment will follow in Shaw Farm Cemetery.

Military Honors will be accorded by the V.E.T.S. Honor Guard.

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April 26, 2021

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Reinsel Funeral Home & Crematory
116 Bissell Ave.
Oil City, PA 16301

Funeral Service
April 26, 2021

12:00 PM
Reinsel Funeral Home & Crematory
116 Bissell Ave.
Oil City, PA 16301

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