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Frank M. Vavra, 93
Frank M. Vavra, 93, of New Prague, died Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2004, at Mala Strana Health Care Center in New Prague.
Born in Lonsdale on June 3, 1911, Frank Matt Vavra was a son of Anton and Rose (Chlan) Vavra. He attended the district public school until junior high and worked on farms during his teenage years. He learned the meat cutter trade and worked for Chlan's Meat Market in Lonsdale. On October 17, 1932 in Veseli, he married Rose Lapic. They resided in Lonsdale until 1942 when they moved to New Prague.