Clarkston. - Fr. Eugene Dwyer, S.J., died Friday, July 16, 2021 at the age of 96. He was born on September 17, 1924 in Chicago, IL. He was preceded in death by his loving parents John and Catherine (Boyce) Dwyer, and his sister Ritamae Roberts. Gene attended schools in Chicago and worked briefly before entering the Jesuits at Milford, OH, in 1946. He taught at St. Ignatius High School in Chicago, IL, from 1953-1956. He was ordained a priest in 1959. From 1962-1991, Gene taught and was a student counselor at Loyola Academy in Wilmette, IL, for almost 30 years. There will be a private visitation and funeral. Memorial gifts may be made to the Jesuits online at https://www.jesuitsmidwest.org/support-us/make-a-difference/
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Published by Chicago Tribune on Jul. 21, 2021.