Virginia E. (Berry) Dwyer


Virginia E. (Berry) Dwyer, 82, passed away September 20, 2020 at the home of her daughter, Virginia E. McGovern. She was the wife of the late Ambrose B. Dwyer, Sr.

Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Francis V. and Esther (Bolger) Berry.

Besides her daughter, Virginia, she is survived by two sons: Ambrose B. Dwyer Jr., and Joseph M. Dwyer; two sisters: Jean Kidd, and Marie Williams; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. She was the sister of the late Joseph Berry.

Visiting hours will be held Friday, September 25, 2020 from 4-7 p.m. in the Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Home, 2435 Warwick Avenue, Warwick. Relatives and friends are invited to a Mass of Christian Burial Saturday at 9 a.m. in St. Clement Church, Long Street. Burial will be private in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Providence. Facemasks are required and social distancing will be observed.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, PO Box 1000 Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148, or, Development Office, Boys Town, PO Box 8000, Boys Town, NE 68010 will be appreciated. Information and condolences, visit


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