William D. "Bill" Svara, 86, of Aurora, IN, died Friday, December 10, 2010 in Aurora, IN.

He was born Wednesday, September 3, 1924 in Fairbury, NE, Son of the late Charles W. Svara and the late Rose Krajnik Svara.

He was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Former PTO President, Parish Council President, Chairman of the planning committee for the St. Mary's Activity Center, lifetime member of Knights of Columbus, and on the Harborview Board of Directors. In years past he really liked to fish and hunt.

He worked as an Elevator Superintendent for Seagrams Distillery, retiring after over 40 years of service.

Surviving are his wife, Dorothy C. Svara of Aurora, IN; Son, Charles W. Svara of Indianapolis, IN; 5 Daughters, Amy Deamron of Aurora, IN, Julie Krininger of Lanesville, IN, Ellen Koenig of Walsenburg, CO, Mary Svara of Aurora, IN, Jean Brown of Greendale, IN; 14 grandchildren.


Friends will be received 4:00 - 8:00 PM, Wednesday, December 15, 2010 at Rullman Hunger Funeral Home Aurora Indiana.

Funeral Mass will be held at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Thursday, December 16, 2010 at 11 am.

Interment will follow in the Riverview Cemetery, Aurora, IN 47001.

Contributions may be made to the St. Mary's Catholic School or charity of choice. Please call the office at (812) 926-1450 and we will notify the family of your donation with a card.


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