Frank J. Vavra July 8, 1930 Sep 8, 2015 He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Edwin Vavra and Leonard Vavra, and brother-in-law, Pat Roads. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Shirley Vavra; his eldest son Mark Vavra and wife Cindy; his son, Kevin Vavra and friend Dawn Brown; his daughter Lori Lirette and her husband Joe; his son Steve Vavra and wife, Michaela; and his youngest son, Todd Vavra and his wife, Teri; his grandchildren, Hope Vavra, Kayla Vavra, Chris Vavra, Drew Lirette, Tiffani Lirette, Tyler Lirette, Josh Lirette, Aaron Lirette, Ryan Vavra, Andrea Vavra, Austin Vavra, and Ashleigh Vavra; sisters-in-law, Leoda Roads and Delphine Vavra. Born July 8, 1930 to Lloyd and Anna (Houska) Vavra and raised in Ord, NE. Frank proudly served in the Marine Corps during the Korean Conflict and later moved to Omaha where he met and married his wife. Frank defined his life with faith, hard work and dedication to his family. He was an avid golfer and often could be found on the back nine of local Omaha courses. VISITATION begins Thursday, September 10th at 4:30 pm at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church with VIGIL SERVICE to follow at 6:30 pm at the Church. MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL Friday, September 11th at 10:00 am at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church. Interment, Hillcrest Memorial Park with military honors by Benson VFW Post 2503. Memorials are suggested to St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church.
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