J. Dyer, Jr., 89, of Route 126, Watertown, NY, died Tuesday,
March 14, 2017, at Samaritan Medical Center.
Born Feb. 29, 1928, in Watertown, a son of Robert
Lewis and Etta Lapatra Dyer, he attended Watertown area
schools. He joined the U.S. Navy during World War II and was
an electronics technician.
He married Marianne Capone.
Mr. Dyer worked as a sheet metal fabricator for the George
H. Hyde Company for ten years, was a union sheet metal
worker and belonged to Local # 58, in Syracuse.
Mr. Dyer is a long time member of the American Legion Post
He was a communicant of Holy Family Church.
Surviving besides his wife, are two sons, Michael,
Watertown, Robert and (Sheila Toole), Portland, Maine,
several cousins, nieces and nephews.
Two sisters, Virginia Gebo and Thelma Foley, a brother, John,
and a daughter, Mary Mack, all died before him.
There will be no calling hours.
A memorial mass and burial will be at the convenience
of the family.
Arrangements are with D.L. Calarco Funeral Home, Inc.
Contributions may be made to Holy Family Church, 129
Winthrop Street, Watertown, NY 13601.
Condolences may be made
Information provided by D.L. Calarco Funeral Home and