Ruth C. Cyrier

Ruth C. Cyrier, nee Meyer, 91, passed away peacefully Jan. 2, 2021.

Ruth, a longtime resident of Mt. Prospect, was born in Effingham in 1929, She loved to travel, have a glass of wine in the evening, attend Sunday morning Mass and, of course, all things chocolate.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald.

She is survived by her children, Dennis (Robyn) of Hinsdale, Kathy Cyrier-Bizjack and Mary (John) Cyrier-Mason; her grandchildren, Lesley Cyrier, Ellen Cyrier, Brad (Janiece) Bizjack, Chris Bizjack, Kale Mason and Connor Mason; her great-grandchildren, Lilian Grace Bizjack; her brother, the Rev. Ben Meyer; and many cousins, nieces and nephews.

Due to COVID-19 and church restrictions, funeral services will be private. The service will be livestreamed at 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 8, at

Interment will be private at All Saints Catholic Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Raymond de Penafort Church, 301 S. I Oka Ave., Mt. Prospect, IL 60056.

Brian Powell Funeral Directors of Hinsdale handled the arrangements.