Donald J. St. Cyr Sr.

Donald J. St. Cyr Sr.

WILSON — Donald J. St. Cyr Sr. Age 63, of Wilson, passed away surrounded by his loving family at home on October 20, 2021.

Donald was born August 24, 1958, in Escanaba, the son of William and Shirley (Wellman) St. Cyr. He grew up and received his GED from Escanaba High School in 1977. He worked for most of his life as an equipment operator at Bichler Gravel and Concrete. On August 6, 1976, Donald was united in marriage to Alberta Bonifas and together they raised three beautiful children and spent 45 years making wonderful memories. He will be truly missed by so many.

Donald also was a veteran of the United States Navy. Most importantly, he loved spending time with his family. He was very active in the community through various activities including Scouts, and even coaching wrestling. He also was an avid fisherman, hunter, and enjoyed woodworking.

Donald is survived by his loving wife, Alberta; sons, Donald St. Cyr Jr., Jamie (Ashley) St. Cyr, and William (Rose) St. Cyr; brother, David (Patricia) St. Cyr; nine grandchildren, Jasmine (Chad) Mizzle, Taylor Spears, Shelby St. Cyr, Harley St. Cyr, Owen St. Cyr, Noah St. Cyr, Hailey Randall, Gavin St. Cyr, and Lillian St. Cyr, two great-grandchildren, Elowyn Mizzel and Ryland Randall; as well as several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Donald is preceded in death by his parents, William and Shirley, as well as his sister, Deborah Anne St. Cyr.

Donald’s family will receive friends on Monday, October 25, 2021, at ­Skradski Funeral Home in Escanaba, from 2 to 4 p.m. Military honors will follow, visiting at 4 p.m. Funeral services will follow military with Deacon Terry Saunders officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to the family. For more information and to offer condolences, please visit www.skradskifuneralhomes.com.

The Skradski Family Funeral Homes of Delta County are assisting the St. Cyr Family.