Elizabeth Joan Dwyer (nee Karr) of Glenview, 90, died on May 17, 2021. Beloved wife of the late John J. Dwyer, Sr. Loving mother of Michael (Paula) Dwyer, John, Jr. Dwyer, Patrick Dwyer, and Moira Dwyer. Cherished grandmother of John (Sheila) Dwyer, Ellen (Ryan) Totten, Christine Dwyer, Lauryn (John) Buchanan, Kathryn (Peter) Sellis, Sean (Jenna) Dwyer, and Matthew and Daniel Clepper. Proud great grandmother of Michael, Julia, Jane, August, Alice, Emily, and Elayna. Dear sister of the late Walter (Janie) Karr, Jack (Merry Kay) Karr, and Robert Karr, sister-in-law of the late Frances 'Pat' Dwyer, and aunt to many. Elizabeth graduated from Loyola University with a degree in library science and briefly worked as a librarian for the Chicago Public Library. She was an avid reader and master bridge player, and enjoyed vacationing with her family in St. John, USVI. Services and interment will be held privately for the family.
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Published by Chicago Tribune on Jun. 10, 2021.