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John R. Byrne

John R. (Jack) Byrne, 65, Floyds Knobs, died Friday, Oct. 7, 2005, at his home.
A native of Louisville, he was the son of Rita Byrne and the late John B. Byrne.
He was employed at Standard Gravure as a machinist foreman and The Courier Journal for a total of 32 years. He was a member of St. Mary of the Knobs Catholic Church and International Association of Machinists Local 681.
Survivors besides his mother include his wife, the former Gerry Sturgeon; two daughters, Lisa E. Hickerson and Paula M. Byrne-Ebert, and five grandchildren.
Funeral: Tuesday, Oct. 11, at St. Mary of the Knobs Catholic Church with burial in the church cemetery.
The family suggests memorial gifts to the Jack Byrne Memorial Scholarship Fund for Providence High School or the Franciscan Shelter House, 748 S. Preston St., Louisville, KY 40231.