Deanne E. (Relation) Dwyer, 68, of Lake Street, Port Kent, died Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, at her home.
She was born in Plattsburgh, Sept. 22, 1949, the daughter of the late, Harold and Thelma (Fountain) Relation. Dee grew up in Beekmantown and was one of 13 children. She graduated from Beekmantown in 1968.
Dee married John M. Dwyer, May 23, 1970, in St. Joseph's Church in West Chazy. John predeceased her, April 2, 2010.
She worked for the United States Postal Service in Plattsburgh for many years.
Dee was very family orientated and always made time to spend with not only her immediate family but her extended family as well. She also was an avid Corvette enthusiest and enjoyed gardening.
Left to cherish the memory of Dee are her two children, Kristine Devlin and her husband James of Garnet Valley, Pa., and Eric Dwyer and his wife Laurie of Port Kent; four beloved grandchildren, Alexis and John Patrick Dwyer and Brennan and Kendall Devlin; her siblings, Lanny Relation and his wife Judy of West Chazy, Ginger Clark of West Chazy, Georgia Branham of Plattsburgh, Harold Relation Jr. of Rouses Point, Dwight Relation and his wife Blossom of West Chazy, Martin Relation and wife Lori of West Chazy, Sandra Smith and her husband Gerald of West Chazy, Debra Chilton and her husband Stephen of Ellenburg Center, Dennis Relation and his wife Penny of Plattsburgh, Bonnie Bijeau and her husband Philip of Plattsburgh; sister-in-law, Kathleen Bacus and her husband Gerald of Boulder, Colo., brother-in-law, Terry Dwyer and his wife Marcy Petrini of Jackson, Miss.; and many nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be held Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Hamilton Funeral Home, 294 Mannix Road, Peru. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017, at 11 a.m. in St. John's Church in Keeseville with Rev. Kris C. Lauzon, parish priest, celebrating. Burial will follow in the Port Kent Cemetery.
Donations in her memory may be made payable to the ALS Research Fund and mailed to Fletcher Allen Health Care, Department of Neurology, 111 Colchester Ave., Burlington, VT 05401.
Arrangements are in the care of the Hamilton Funeral Home, 294 Mannix Road, Peru, 643-9055. To offer an online condolence, share a symbolic gesture, or share a photo in memory of Deanne Dwyer please visit www.hamiltonfuneralhome.com
Published on December 18, 2017