John J. Dyer Jr.

June 27, 1929 ~ November 27, 2019 (age 90)


John J. Dyer, Jr., age 90 of Shaker Hts., OH.  Born and raised in Flint, MI, University of Michigan Alumnus and avid U of M football fan. Beloved husband of Sylvia Ann "Sammy" Morris-Dyer (nee Morris); loving father of Margaret E. Dyer-Chamberlain (Page) of San Francisco, CA, Elizabeth B. Dyer of Tampa, FL, Deb Dyer of Middlefield, OH, John J. Dyer, III (Kimberly) of Cleveland Hts., OH and Mary K. Wilkinson (Bill) of Shaker Hts., OH; dear grandfather of Sam, Forrest, Arden, Katie, Avery, Jack and Mary Grace.

In honor of his wife's dedicated life's work for victims of domestic violence, in lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence ( or to the Ohio Domestic Violence Network (  A Memorial Service will be held at Brown-Forward, 17022 Chagrin Blvd. Shaker Hts, OH, on Friday, December 13, 2019 at 3:30pm. 

In lieu of flowers, please see the contribution listings below.

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Memorial Service
December 13, 2019

3:30 PM
Brown-Forward Funeral Home
17022 Chagrin Blvd
Shaker Heights, Ohio 44120


National Coalition Against Domestic Violence
600 Grant, Suite 750, Denver CO 80203
Tel: 1-303-839-1852

Ohio Domestic Violence Network
1855 E. Dublin-Granville, Columbus OH 43229
Tel: 1-800-934-9840

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