Dennis Byrne

Tuesday, May 21, 2002

Dennis M. Byrne, 55, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, May 18, 2002, at Missouri Veterans Home.

He was born Dec. 1, 1946, in St. Louis, son of John William and Doris Laskwitz Byrne.

Byrne was a graduate of Southeast Missouri State University. He was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church and VFW Post 3838.

He served four years in the U.S. Navy, and was a communications technician aboard the USS Saratoga.

Survivors include a son, Jeff Byrne of Cape Girardeau; his mother of Cape Girardeau; two sisters, Susan Reinagel of Cape Girardeau and Lisa Byrne of Minneapolis, Minn.

He was preceded in death by his father.

Friends may call at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home from 4 to 8 p.m. today.

Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Vincent's Church. The Rev. Pat Keeley will officiate. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, with military graveside rites by VFW Post 3838.