Vavra Benjamin J. Vavra age 81 of Coon Rapids passed away Dec. 2, 2012. Preceded in death by wife, Deon; son, John. Survived by daughter, Mary (Chuck) Vavra-Gibis; son, Paul (Carol) Vavra; brothers, sisters, other family and friends. Interment Ft. Snelling National Cemetery. Private Family services. www. Washburn-McReavy.com, Coon Rapids Chapel 763-767-1000.