Cyril Halbach, 90, of Williamsburg, KY, formerly of New Market, MD, passed away Sunday, November 3, 2019. He was born August 12, 1929 in Anaheim, Saskatchewan to Aloys and Martha (Kohlen) Halbach, the 10th of 12 children. He is survived by his sister, Dolores.
He is also survived by his children: Jan (Bill) Liebner, Dale and Karen Halbach, Glenda Ayers, Gaetane Labelle, Conrad (Joy) Labelle, Kimberly (Kenny) Cruz, Pam (Jeff) Smith, James Halbach, Lise Labelle, Allen Halbach, Bruce (Sandy) Labelle, Ken Halbach, Nicole (Joe) McKinney, and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Judy; his second wife. Gwen; and three of his sons: Keith, Gerald, and Anthony.
He was one of Jehovah’s Witnesses, and many benefitted from his loving scriptural counsel. He worked for the Canadian National Railroad as a young man. From 1957 to 2001, he worked for IBM, finding his niche as a talented programmer. He was a decent and honorable man, who constantly sought out ways to help others.
Visitation will be 6:00 pm, Friday, November 15, at Ellison Funeral Home.
Memorial service will be 3:30 pm, Saturday, November 16 at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 251 Red Bird Road, Williamsburg, KY. with Jeremy Topping officiating.
A second memorial service will be 5:00 pm, Saturday, November 23 at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 10015 Lewisdale Road, Ijamsville, MD with Michael Witherell officiating.
Condolences made be made to the family at www.ellisonfh.com
Ellison Funeral Home of Williamsburg in charge of arrangements.