David R. Theroux, 67, of Bristol, husband of 42 years to Sandra Belanger Theroux, passed away on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at home surrounded by his loving wife and daughter. David was born on November 2, 1954 in Bristol and was a son of the late Edgar and Olive (Mareane) Theroux. David was a lifelong parishioner of St. Joseph Church; graduating from St. Joseph School and later from St. Paul Catholic High School in 1972. He worked in Retail Management for 40 years until his retirement in 2020.
In addition to his wife he is survived by his daughter Amanda Theroux of Bristol; his brother Edward (Debbie) Theroux of New Hampshire; his sister Patricia Quick (Marvin Pratt) of Chaplin; mother-in-law: Rosalind Belanger of Southington; brother-in-law: Bruce (Jaci) Belanger; sister-in-law: Cheryl (Neil) Cassarella; several nieces and nephews; and special friends; Gerald & Sharon Rossier and Father Christopher Cleary.
In addition to his parents, David was predeceased by a sister, Barbara Smith and father-in-law: Nelson Belanger. The family would like to extend a special thanks to Dr. Brahaj and the staff at Bristol Hospital Cancer Care Center, and Bristol Home Car, especially his hospice nurse Julie. “The highest tribute to the dead is not grief but gratitude.” Thornton Wilder
Private funeral services have been entrusted to Funk Funeral Home, 35 Bellevue Avenue, Bristol, and David will be entombed in Holy Family Mausoleum at St Joseph’s Cemetery, Bristol. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Joseph Church, 33 Queen St., Bristol, CT 06010 or Hospice of Bristol, P.O. Box 977, Bristol, CT 06010. To leave an online condolence go to David’s memorial page at www.FunkFuneralHome.com
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