Barbara Dwyer

Barbara A. Dwyer (Ferris)

Sep 25, 1936 - Oct 9, 2019
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Barbara A. Dwyer, of Brewster, NY, died peacefully on October 9, 2019. She was 83 years old.
Born on September 25, 1936 in Mt. Kisco, NY, daughter of the late David and Adelaide (Bove) Ferris. Barbara was a graduate of Brewster High School and earned her master’s degree in Education from Western Connecticut State University in Danbury, CT.
Barbara married the love of her life William ‘Bill’ Dwyer on August 21, 1960 St. Lawrence O’Toole Church in Brewster. William predeceased his wife on August 17, 2018.
Mrs. Dwyer was an elementary school teacher at the Garden Street School in Brewster, NY for over 35 years. Her favorite way to spend the weekend was to travel with Bill to their favorite place, Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT.
Mrs. Dwyer is survived by her children; Karen Visca of Newtown, CT and Kim Kunkle (Randy) of Newark, DE as well as her grandchildren; Jenna and Jessica Visca and Alyson, John, and Sarah Kunkle. Two sisters, Linda Johnston of Brewster, NY and Susan Johnson of Myrtle Beach, SC and a Brother, Michael Ferris of Myrtle Beach, SC
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 11am at St. Lawrence O’Toole Church, 31 Prospect St, Brewster. Interment is private. Friends and family may visit Beecher Funeral Home, 1 Putnam Avenue, Brewster, NY on Friday October 11, 2019 from 5pm-7pm.
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  • Visitation

    Friday October 11, 2019 | 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Friday October 11, 2019 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Beecher Funeral Home
    1 Putnam Avenue
    BREWSTER, NY 10509
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  • Service

    Saturday October 12, 2019 | 11:00am
    Saturday October 12, 2019 11:00am
    St. Lawrence O'Toole Church
    31 Prospect Street
    BREWSTER, NY 10509
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Fr. Richard Gill
  • Interment

    Private Cremation
    N-A, --
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Posted at 05:55pm
Will miss you, my friend.
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With loving memories of "Barbara Dwyer",rest in peace with all our love Jennifer and Jill ,
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