Thomas Edward Dyer
July 3, 1931 - March 6, 2017
Memorial ServiceFridayMarch 17 2017, 2:00 PM Donaldson Funeral Home Chapel
Laurel MD There's still time to send flowers to the Memorial Service at the Donaldson
Funeral Home Chapel at 2:00 PM on March 17 2017.
Ted, formerly of Laurel, Md, passed away on March 6, 2017. Born on July 3, 1931 in
Washington, DC, Ted spent his childhood swimming and playing sports for the
Washington Boys Club. He graduated from Eastern High School, Class of 1949,
where he played basketball and baseball.
He briefly attended college before enlisting in the Air Force. He was stationed in
Nagoya, Japan during the Korean War and served as a test specialist.
After discharge he spent his entire work career at Pepco, advanced to General
Foreman, and retired after 38 years.
In his leisure time he enjoyed playing catcher in men's fast pitch softball, coaching girls
basketball and softball for the Laurel Boys and Girls Club, refereeing high school
basketball games, and spending family vacations at the beach.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Elizabeth Wilson Dyer, daughters Jennifer Dyer
Birsa (Brent Birsa) and Nancy Dyer McVicker, and son Thomas Edward Dyer, Jr.
(Heather Conway Dyer) all of Howard County, Md,, brother, Leonard M Young, and
sister, Jane Elizabeth Bowerman, currently of Blue Springs, MO, and the late Francis C.
Dyer and his 6 grandchildren.
Memorial service will be held on March 17, 2017 at Donaldson Funeral Home, PA. at
In lieu of flowers a charitable donation to the Laurel Boys and Girls Club in honor of Ted
Dyer is appreciated.