John “Bob” Robert Byrda

October 8, 1936 - July 1, 2022

John “Bob” Robert Byrda, 85, a resident of Cape Coral, FL since 1998, formerly of Boston, MA, passed away Friday, July 1, 2022 in Cape Coral. He was born October 8, 1936 in Brookline, MA to Walter Byrda  and Stella Yurewicz Byrda, now deceased.

John was raised Catholic. He was a proud ex-marine. He loved history, woodworking, and his pets. John was known as Bob to his family and friends.  He was a man of few words; he was methodical in all he did and lived life on his own terms right to the end. He was loved and will be missed.

John was preceded in death by wife, Kathleen Byrda in 2019; as well as a sister. He is survived by numerous nieces & nephews.

No formal services are planned at this time.

Memorial Contributions in memory of John Robert Byrda are suggested to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 7023, Merrifield, VA  22116-7023.

Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.


  1. Marilyn & George Jul 6, 2022 at 3:15 pm

    Rest In Peace Bob. We have so many great memories of fun times in Cape Coral. I’m sure Kathy was waiting for you.

  2. Colleen Cox Jul 8, 2022 at 3:22 pm

    I had the honor to visit Mr Byrda a couple of times. Sweet man. May he rest peacefully with his wife. God bless his family.

  3. Alison DiPetrillo Aug 15, 2022 at 3:23 pm

    Gary and I are heartbroken to hear of your passing, Bob. You and Kathy embraced us like family when we arrived in Cape Coral all those years ago. I hope you can rest easy now that you’re together again. Give Kathy huge hugs and kisses for us, that way she always did for us. We love you both❣️💔❣️💔

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