David R. Dwyer - 55

1/26/1964 - 9/7/2019

Leaf River, IL

 David R. Dwyer, 55, of Leaf River and formerly of Chana, died Saturday, September 7, 2019. Born January 26, 1964 in Rochelle, the son of Harry W. and Kathryn (Malli) Dwyer. Married to Mary Schell July 6, 1997 in Niagara Falls, NY. Dave was a 1982 graduate of Oregon High School. He was employed for many years at Caterpillar in Aurora prior to retiring July 31, 2018 and had previously worked for Asplundh Tree Service. Dave was a former member of the Oregon Fire Dept. and enjoyed fishing, hunting, riding his Harley and spending time with his sons, daughter,  grandsons and family. Survived by his wife, Mary Dwyer of Leaf River; mother, Kathryn Dwyer of Chana; sons: Lucas (Megan) Dwyer of Loves Park, Derek (Jennifer) Dwyer of Rockford and Cecil Dwyer of Forreston; daughter, Jordan Dwyer of Leaf River; grandsons, Jackson and Lincoln; brothers: Dan (Christine) Dwyer of Chana and Jeff (Trish) Dwyer of Gulfport, Miss.; and sisters: Kathryn Dwyer of Dixon and Linda (Stu) Deuth of Chana. Predeceased by his father and brother, Harry Dwyer, Jr. Visitation will be 5:00 - 7:00pm Friday September 13 in Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home, Oregon. A Celebration of Life for Dave will be held at a later date. Memorials may be directed to the family.


5-7PM Friday Sept. 13 in Oregon FH

Celebration of Life:

To be held at a later date

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