Joseph Dwyer, honored in February, dies at age 100
Last updated 9/12/2020 at 9:52am
Joseph Dwyer, a longtime resident who was honored in Februrary by the City, has died. A funeral mass was held Sept. 11 at Holy Church.
He was 100.
On Feb. 20, Mayor Mike Nelson declared Feb. 20 as "Joe Dwyer Day" in honor of Dwyer's 100th birthday. Dwyer served in England, France, and Germany during World War II, and called Edmonds home since 1976.
Dwyer is survived by his daughter Anne Barker of Sammamish and his son Steve (Karen) Dwyer of Edmonds; his grandsons Michael (Ashley) and Jason (Kathleen) Barker, and David Dwyer; and his great-grandchildren Jonathan, Christine, Leland, Lilly and...