Edith May Dwyer (nee Piercey)

December 18, 1917 to October 8, 2018


Passed peacefully away on October 8, 2018 at the Agnes Pratt Home in the presence of her loving family, Edith May Dwyer, age 100 years. Predeceased by her parents Stephen and Leah Piercey, husband Harry Dwyer, son Roy Dwyer and daughter Phyllis Schwerdtfeger, 2 brothers Hayward and Herbert, 4 sisters Sadie, Bertha, Maude and Emily.  Left with fond and loving memories her children John Dwyer (Clare), Louise Clancey (Doug), Diane Walsh (James), Lynda Trelegan (Thomas, deceased) and Dennis Dwyer, daughter-in-law Irene Dwyer, as well as 18 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren, 3 great great grandchildren, 2 step great grandchildren and 3 step great great grandchildren.  Special thanks to the staff of Pratt Place at the Agnes Pratt Home and her 2 granddaughters Debbie and Wanda for all their extra love and care they have shown their grandmother over the years.  Cremation has taken place.  Relatives and friends may visit the family at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Thursday, October 11, 2018 from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 pm.  Funeral service will be held at the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Friday, October 12, 2018 at 2:00 pm.  Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery.  No flowers by request.  Donations in her memory may be made to the Avalon Dragon Boating Inc. in support of Breast Cancer Survivors or by visiting their website at www.avalondragons.com.



2-4 p.m. on October 11, 2018

7-9 p.m. on October 11, 2018

Carnell’s Funeral Home
329 Freshwater Road
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2:00pm, Friday October 12th

The Carnell Memorial Chapel
329 Freshwater Road
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Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery


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To Lynn & family,
So sorry to hear of your mother’s passing.
You will miss her forever. Our thoughts & prayers are
with you all at this time.
Angela, Alex & children.

It is always difficult to lose a loved one even when you know they have lived a long and fruitful life. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.
Joan Kearley/Harvey Pitman

To the Dwyer and extended family. Please accept my prayers & thoughts to you all during this time. She was a very special lady.

Philomena Doyle

Louise, Doug & family so sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. She had a wonderful life living to be 100 & a centurion. I lost my mom on Sept. 17th, she was 92, 8 mos. Still hard to believe that she’s gone.

To the Dwyer Family,Sorry to hear of your mothers passing,please accept our condolenses at this trying time
Mary and Frank Reddy

Lynda and family
So sorry to hear of th,e passing of your mother.

The family of Marjorie Pike (Agnes Pratt Home).

My heart is saddened for all of the family of Dear Edith ! She will live on in our hearts and memories of her welcoming smile and warmth to all-God bless you

Sincere condolences to the family and friends of Mrs. Dwyer. I had the pleasure of meeting her many years ago through her granddaughter Lynn. Thinking of you all at this time.

So sorry for your loss! Will certainly miss her smile and sence of humour! Thinking of you Margie, Ken and Donna Jewer

Sincere condolences to the family of Mrs. Dwyer. I was her boarder back in the 1950’s. She was a very pleasant lady I have not forgotten. May you know you are in our thoughts and prayers.

Beautiful woman who loved children and enjoyed life to the fullest. She will always be remembered as a Aunt – Great Aunt who would welcome and help anyone with a heart of gold. Sincerest sympathizes to her entire family. She was loved dearly by all that knew her. Sending love From her Niece Myrtus Baker (Piercey)and Daughter Denise Baker Bobetic and family. May God bless her in his presence.❤

To the family……we were so sorry to hear about Aunt Edith’s passing. You all have a special angel to watch over you and she have left you all with precious memories to help you through the days ahead.
Thinking about you all during this difficult time. Keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers.

Deepest sympathy. Wade and Valera