James P. Dwyre, 70, a lifelong resident of Florham Park, passed away peacefully on May 2, 2021.
He was a hard-working man who provided a beautiful life for his family. He retired after a long career in the office products industry. A most generous man with a big heart, he was the patriarch to a big, loving family. Jim was a long time, active member of Fairmount Country Club where he enjoyed many rounds of golf and endless memories with friends and family.
He was predeceased by his high school sweetheart and the love of his life, Deborah (Harrington) Dwyre.
Devoted father of Sean Dwyre, his wife Christine, Lauren Gentile and her husband Brandon. Cherished grandfather of Emily and Madelyn Dwyre, Tyler and Travis Gentile. Loving son of Patricia Dwyre and the late James Dwyre. Dear brother of Michael Dwyre, Anne Oliphant, Kate Smith, Terry Dwyre and Ellen Harrington and predeceased by his beloved brother, William Dwyre. Also survived by many in-laws, nieces, nephews, and the best bunch of friends a man could ask for.
It is a blessed man who can count his friends as family and his family as friends.
A Memorial Visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 4th at the Leonardis Memorial Home, Inc., Florham Park, NJ from 3-7pm. Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic and occupancy limitations, visitors are asked to pay their respects and then immediately exit, so that others may enter the building. Masks are required and all are to practice social distancing. The family appreciates your understanding and abiding of the regulations during this time.
A Memorial Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, May 5th at Holy Family Church in Florham Park at 10am. Please note, occupancy limitations are in place.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in James name to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, see donations box below for details.
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St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
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