Dale Gene WavraDale Wavra, 78, of Grand Forks, ND passed away on Sunday, March 15, 2009, in Altru Hospital, Grand Forks, ND.
Dale Gene Wavra
Dale Wavra, 78, of Grand Forks, ND passed away on Sunday, March 15, 2009, in Altru Hospital, Grand Forks, ND.
Dale was born on October 31, 1930 in East Grand Forks, MN, the son of Emil and Alfreda (Helm) Wavra. He grew up and attended school in East Grand Forks. Dale served for four years in the United States Navy. Upon returning from the Navy, Dale graduated from the University of North Dakota.
Dale is survived by: Wife of 50 years: Beverly Wavra – Grand Forks; Son: James Dale Wavra – Minneapolis; Daughter: Julie (Miguel) Cortez – Corona, CA; Grandchildren: Brandon and Kara Cortez – Corona, CA; Sister: Joann (Bob) Sauter – Phoenix, A; Brother: Jack (Gaylene) Wavra – Grand Forks; and many Nieces and Nephews.
Dale was preceded in death by sisters and brothers, Jeanie, Fay, Lyle and Don Wavra.
A Memorial Service will be on Thursday, March 19, 2009 at 10:30 a.m. in Calvary Lutheran Church, 1405 South 9th St., Grand Forks, ND.
Visitation will be for the hour before the service in the church.
An online guest register may be signed at www.amundsonfuneralhome.com