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Francis Aloysius Dirr
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Birth: May 9, 1927
Richmond Hill
Queens County
New York, USA
Death: Jun. 2, 2004
Westbury
Nassau County
New York, USA

Francis A. Dirr of Westbury passed away on June 2, 2004 after a 10 month battle with cancer. He was 77 years old.
Mr. Dirr was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother, friend, neighbor and an active member of the Kiwanis Club of Westbury-Carle Place for over 10 years, serving as vice president for two. The Dirrs have lived in the Westbury community for over 16 years and were involved in many community service projects at St. Brigid's Church and school, Westbury High School, Carle Place Middle and High School, Westbury Neighborhood House and the Westbury Senior Center.
Mr. Dirr received both the World War II Victory Medal and the Army of Occupation Medal for his service in the United States Army Signal Service Company from 1945-1947.
Mr. Dirr is survived by his wife, Jeanne; four children, six stepchildren and 17 grandchildren. He was a seven of 13 siblings and is survived by one brother and five sisters. 
 
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 Parents:
  Peter Aloysius Dirr (1888 - 1961)
  Marie Sabina Schwenzer Dirr (1897 - 1986)
 
 Siblings:
  Marie Clara Dirr Zimmerman (1913 - 1983)**
  Peter George Dirr (1915 - 1967)**
  John Paul Dirr (1918 - 1973)**
  Gertrude Marie Dirr Kane (1920 - 1977)**
  Joseph Frederick Dirr (1922 - 1966)**
  Teresa Marie Dirr Little (1925 - 2010)*
  Francis Aloysius Dirr (1927 - 2004)
  Margaret Mary Dirr Vasak (1928 - 1992)*
  Helen Marie Dirr O'Brien (1930 - 2015)*
  Catherine Mary Dirr Amberson (1931 - 2010)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Cemetery of the Holy Rood
Westbury
Nassau County
New York, USA
Plot: Section 16 Range A Plot 231
 
Created by: Laura Hannon Smith
Record added: May 10, 2012
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Francis Aloysius Dirr
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Francis Aloysius Dirr
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