Marie Wavra 93, Bethany Homes, Fargo, ND died in the Nursing Home, Saturday, Jan. 31, 2004
Marie Wavra the daughter of Charles & Catherine (Brinkman) Eggert was born June 6, 1910 on a farm near Mapelton, ND. She grew up on the farm and attended a nearby country school. Marie graduated from Sacred Heart Academy in Fargo. She then began working at the Post Office in Alice, ND. Marie married Louis Wavra on Sept. 18, 1939 in Ray, ND. The couple made their home in Temple, ND, where her husband managed the local grain elevator. They moved to Hillsboro in the early 40’s. After her husband?s death in 1971 Marie began working as a secretary for Farmers Union Insurance in Hillsboro, working for a number of years. She moved to Fargo in 1991 and has been a resident of Bethany Homes since1997.
She is survived by a daughter, Jane (Roger) Vie, Battle Lake, MN
Two grandchildren, Sarah Vie Henning, MN and Eric Vie, Aberdeen, SD
Rosary Service: Monday 7:00 p.m. Boulger Funeral Home Chapel.
Memorial Mass: Tuesday 11:00 a.m. Mavis Whiting Chapel, Bethany Homes, Fargo, ND
Burial: St. Henry?s Cemetery, Alice, ND
Arrangements by Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo, ND