NEEDHAM, Cyrus I. - (Retired Teacher from Durham Board of Education 1996)
Passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 18th, 2019 at Thorntonview Long Term Care at the age of 86.
Loving husband of Norma.
Devoted father of Heather, Peter, Andrea (Jerry) and the late Paul and Robert.
Cherished grandfather to Jazmine, Tyrell, Daija, Elyana, Brittany, Monique, Nicholas and Lucas.
Dear uncle of Martinette.
Cyrus was a teacher from Essex, England to Saskatchewan to Ontario throughout a 43-year teaching career.
He was an author of the book "Christian! Where Art Thou?" Cyrus was serving the Lord actively since his teenage years with various groups, preaching the gospel across the West Indies, England and North America.
Friends will be received at MOUNT LAWN FUNERAL HOME & CEMETERY, 21 Garrard Road (north of Dundas St. E), Whitby 905-443-3376 on Thursday, July 25th from 6 - 8 p.m. and Friday, July 26th from 10:30 - 11 a.m.
Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Friday, July 26th at 11 a.m.
Interment to follow at MOUNT LAWN CEMETERY.