Dwyer, Patrick (Cleveland)

Monday, February 18, 2013

Patrick “Pat” Dwyer, 63, of Cleveland, TN, passed away Saturday, February 16, 2013 at his residence. 

He was of the Catholic faith and a U.S. Army veteran where he spent three tours in Vietnam. He received the National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal and Vietnam Campaign Medal. He was a member of the VFW 2598, American Legion Post 81 and an avid pool player. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, William Dwyer and Lois Cloutier; brother, Michael Dwyer; and brother-in-law, Terry Crary. 

He is survived by his wife, Donna Crary Dwyer; daughter, Angie Oldham Huggins of Charlotte, NC; two grandchildren, Coby Lynn Turner of Des Moines, IA and Katie Coffelt of Charlotte, NC.; sisters-in-law, Margaret Dwyer, Sandy and Kenneth Baker, Jackie and Larry Freeman and Judith Parks; several nieces and nephews; and very special friend, Russell Huggins. 

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, February 20, at 6 p.m. in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home with Reverend Daniel White officiating with military honors. 

The family will receive friends Wednesday, February 20, from 4-6 p.m. at the Ralph Buckner Funeral Home who has charge of the arrangements.


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