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Paul J. Dwyer

June 18, 1914 February 2, 2008
Paul J. Dwyer
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Kickapoo Paul J. Dwyer, 93, of Kickapoo, passed away at 11:35 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, 2008, at O.S.F. St. Clare Home in Peoria Heights. Born June 18, 1914, in Oak Hill, Ill., to Dennis and Mary McIntyre, Dwyer, he married Mildred Stenger on Feb. 6, 1937, in Kickapoo, and she passed away June 28, 1986 in Kickapoo. He was also preceded in death by four brothers, three sisters, and one son-in-law. Surviving are two sons, David (Sue) Dwyer and Richard (Sharon) Dwyer both of Kickapoo, two daughters, Janet Lay of Ottumwa, Iowa and Diane (Ray) Secker of Kickapoo. Also surviving are 11 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren. Paul worked at Hiram Walkers Distillery for 39 years. Paul also belonged to St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Kickapoo. A funeral Mass will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2008, at St. Mary’s Church of Kickapoo. The Rev. Patrick Riordan will be officiating. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at St. Mary’s Parish Hall, with recitation of the rosary at 6:30 p.m.. Additional visitation will be Wednesday from 9:45 a.m. until 10:15 a.m. at the Parish Hall. Burial will be at St. Patrick’s Cemetery in Kickapoo. Memorials may be made to St. Mary’s School or his Church. Tributes and condolences may be submitted to


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