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Peter R. Dwars

July 15, 1949 - July 1, 2024
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Tom and Barb
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Julie Baretela (wife of Joseph Dwars)
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Visitation
Kish Funeral Home
10000 Calumet Ave.
Munster, Indiana 46321
219-924-3333 | Map
Tuesday 7/9, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Service
Kish Funeral Home
10000 Calumet Ave.
Munster, Indiana 46321
219-924-3333 | Map
Tuesday 7/9, 2:30 pm

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Peter’s name to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (www.pancan.org or 1-877-272-6226.)

 

Cemetery
St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery
549 Plum St.
Reedsburg, WI 53959
(608) 524-3366 | Map
Thursday 7/11, 12:00 pm

Peter R. Dwars, born and raised in Indiana’s Calumet Region, who rose to become a major force in affordable housing for the people of Illinois, died Monday, July 1, two weeks shy of his 75th birthday after a struggle with pancreatic cancer. His death was announced by his wife, Gail Beesen-Dwars, a real estate attorney heContinue Reading

Tom and Barb left a message on July 8, 2024:
Rest in peace dear brother. You touched so many lives and will be missed. Love, Tom and Barb
Julie Baretela (wife of Joseph Dwars) left a message on July 7, 2024:
Your life was one of kindly deeds, a helping hand for others needs. Sincere and true in heart and mind, the beautiful memories left behind.
Lynn and Ronald Gelfand left a message on July 5, 2024:
As cousins by marriage to Peter, we were fortunate to meet him on a couple of occasions and to see what a fine, intelligent, loving man he was to Gail. We send our heartfelt sympathy from California to all those who loved him deeply.
Kish Funeral Home left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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