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Reverend George J. Dyer

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“Fr. Dyer married us in 1981. We were so blessed Tom and Julie (Knutson) Gates ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: Julie Gates - Watertown, WI

“I'll always remember the smile Father Dyer brought with him to Saint Patrick's in 1978. a warm, kind, gentle soul. Loved his homilies, especially the...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“I was fortunate to be a student of Fr. Dyer. He gently taught good theology. He gently challenged priests in training to go into parishes...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“offering my condolences for the loss of your loved one, ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“My sincere condolences to family and friends. May the God who binds up the brokenhearted and comforts all who mourn, sustain your family during this...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Mrs. Lynch - Bear, DE

“Dear Marian we are so sorry to hear of your loss and offer our deepest condolences to the family. May the God of all comfort be with you during this...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: David and Althea

“Father Dyer touched my heart in so many ways. I will always remember his sweet smile and his soft-spoken voice. I will treasure the times that my...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Kay Vick - Batesville, MS

“My sincere condolences to the family and friends.Make God your stronghold during this difficult time. ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Lee

“I would like to express my sympathy to the family for this great loss. May the God who comforts those that mourn sustain you during this difficult...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

Reverend Dyer passed away in December 2017.

Reverend Dyer was a resident of Elk Grove Village, Illinois at the time of passing.

Visitation will take place on Friday, December 15, 2017 from 2:00 to 8:00pm at St. Patrick Church in Wadsworth, Illinois. There will be a Wake Service at 7:00pm. Cardinal Blase J. Cupich will celebrate the Mass of Christian burial at 10:00am on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at St. Patrick Church in Wadsworth, Illinois. Private interment will take place at All Saints Cemetery in Des Plaines, Illinois. Friday, December 15, 2017 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM Church of St. Patrick 15000 Wadsworth Road Wadsworth, IL 60083 There will be a wake service on Friday 12/15/2017 starting at 7pm at the Church of St. Patrick.

In 1982 the Catholic Theological Society of America awarded him its John Courtney Murray medal for his "distinguished contributions" to theology.