obit: Louise Vavra
MESQUITE, Texas.-- Miss Louise Vavra, 17, a sophomore student at Rylie High School, died Wednesday in a Dallas hospital after an illness of two years.
Miss Vavra, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Vavra of Mesquite, had been a resident of Mesquite for the last seven years. She had been active in school projects until her illness.
Also surviving are her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. George Vitovsky of Kaufman and Frank Vavra of Terrell.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday in Restland Memorial Chapel, with the Rev. B. f. Bennett, chaplain of Baylor University Medical Center, officiating. Burial will be in Restland Memorial Park.
Dallas Morning News, May 21, 1959
Submitted by Rosemary Ermis