Obituaries

Obituaries

John Edward Dwyer 1919 - 2005 Tonganoxie

Services for John Edward Dwyer, 85, Tonganoxie, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at United Methodist Church in Tonganoxie. Burial will be in Hubbel Hill Cemetery in Tonganoxie.Mr. Dwyer died Sunday, Nov. 13, 2005, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.He was born Dec. 12, 1919, in Leavenworth, the son of James and Mary W. Kruse Dwyer. He graduated from Tonganoxie High School in 1938.Mr. Dwyer served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He was a farmer and a member of United Methodist Church.He married Mona C. Wallace in 1950. She died in 1997.Survivors include three daughters, Gloria Reischman, Tonganoxie, Teresa Reetz, Eudora, and Barbra Kirkegaard, Shawnee; and four grandchildren.The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Quisenberry Funeral Home in Tonganoxie. The family suggests memorials to the Tonganoxie Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9271 or the church, sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 993, Tonganoxie 66086.