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Helen V. Swanson Darr
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Birth: Feb. 14, 1917
Batavia Junction
DuPage County
Illinois, USA
Death: Apr. 22, 1998
Aurora
Kane County
Illinois, USA

Services for Helen V. Darr, 81, of Aurora, will be held at 11 a.m. today, at St. David's Episcopal Church. The Rev. Catharine Phillips will officiate.

Born Feb. 14, 1917, in Batavia, to Adolph and Minnie (nee Carlson) Swanson, she died Wednesday, April 22, 1998, at her home. Interment will be private.

A 1934 graduate of Batavia High School, she went on to work for U.S. Wind Engine and Pump Co. and later for Furnas Electric Co. Most recently, she had been employed by Thor Power Tool where she worked until retiring. During her retirement she spent many years serving as a volunteer for Provena Mercy Center Hospital.

She was also a member of St. David's Episcopal Church in Aurora where she belonged to the Episcopal Church Women's Guild.

Survivors include her daughters, Sharon Darr of Pagosa Springs, Colo. and Nancy (Michael) Johnson of Sandwich; grandchildren, Jeremy Schaper of Chicagoand Stefanie Schaper of Sandwich; sister, Marion Todd of Batavia; several nieces and nephews, including a special nephew, David  
 
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 Spouse:
  Earl Robert Darr (1916 - 1997)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
 
Created by: Michael Griffin
Record added: Nov 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80145517
 

 
 
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