NewburyportNews.com, Newburyport, MA

September 19, 2013

Abigail "Abby" (West) Cyr


Merrimac, MA — Abigail ”Abby” (West) Cyr, age 59, longtime Merrimac resident, died unexpectedly at her home Sunday evening, September 15, 2013.

Born in Auburn, Ind., she was one of three children of the late Clifford and Olive (Sullivan) West and had attended Pentucket High School in West Newbury, Mass.

Abby enjoyed the company of family and friends and loved antique cars and traveling.

She is survived by her son, Kenneth Knight, Jr. and his wife, Melissa, of Newton, N.H., along with several generations of nieces and nephews and many dear friends. She was predeceased by her sister, Jennifer Magee who died in 1996 and her brother, Jonathan West, who died in 2011.

ARRANGEMENTS: A graveside service for relatives and friends will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at Locust Grove Cemetery, Merrimac. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Food Pantry at Merrimac Senior Center, 100 East Main St., Merrimac, MA 01860. Arrangements are by Paul C. Rogers Family Funeral Home, 36 West Main St., Merrimac.