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Sturbridge...Sylvio A. Proulx, 94 of Main Street died at home Thursday surrounded by his loving family. His wife was the late Doris L. (Blinn) Proulx who died in 1991. He is survived by his daughters Theresa and her husband Earl Johnson of Holland, Ann and her husband Dave Rose of Charlton, and Jean Proulx of Sturbridge. He also leaves 6 grandsons Eric Johnson of Monson, Carl Johnson and Brian Johnson both of Holland, Christopher Rose, Brad Rose, and Glen Rose all of Charlton, 9 great-grandchildren, a sister Andrea Gevry of Webster, 2 brothers Romeo Proulx of Long Island, NY, Raoul Proulx of Sebastopol, CA and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a brother Rosaire Proulx who died in 1971. He was born in Southbridge Aug. 22, 1913, son of Ovide and Clara (Lavallee) Proulx. He was a member of Notre Dame Church and served in the US Navy Seabees during WW II.He was a member of the VFW Post 6055. Mr. Proulx owned and operated Syl's Auto Sales in Sturbridge for many years.
The funeral will be Monday Aug. 18th from Sansoucy Funeral Home 40 Marcy St.(handicap from Edward St.) Southbridge with a Mass at 10AM in Notre Dame Church 446 Main St. Southbridge. Burial will be in New Notre Dame Cemetery. A calling hour will be held at the funeral home from 8:30-9:30AM prior to the mass