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Swan Funeral Home

80 East Main Street, Clinton, CT

OBITUARY

Walter F Javor

September 12, 1921September 3, 2017
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Walter F. Javor age 95 of Clinton, CT passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, September 3, 2017. He was born in Edmond, RI on September 12, 1921 to his parents, K. (Kazimir) Richard and Blanche (Sowenska) Javor of Montville, CT. He was predeceased by his wives Anna (Brooks) Javor and Gloria (Voets) Javor. He was a 1939 graduate of Norwich Free Academy. He was a World War II veteran who enlisted in the U.S. Army Air Corps and served in the European Theater. He rose to the rank of Captain and retired from the Air Force National Guard with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. He worked for 36 years at the former SNET (now AT&T) as an engineer. He was a friend to many; he enjoyed boating, playing golf, and spending time with his family. He was a passionate fan of the Boston Red Sox and UCONN Women’s Basketball. He is survived by his brother, Edward Javor of Uncasville, CT, sons, David and Paul Javor of Deep River, CT and Warren, VT respectively, daughters, Nancy Javor and Mary Beth Oakes of Clinton, CT. He also leaves behind his grandchildren, Tim Oakes, Elisabeth Oakes, Kevin Javor, Caitlin (Javor) Rivera, Ryan Javor, Anna Javor, and numerous nieces, nephews, and great grandchildren. He was predeceased by brother Stan Javor of Warwick, RI, his sisters Mary (Javor) Orris of Quaker Hill, CT, and Margie (Javor) Armband of New London, CT. He was a longtime parishioner of St. Mary’s Church in Clinton, CT and was a honorary life member of the Knights of Columbus 6376 for 75 years. As well as a honorary life 4th degree of assembly 110 for 70 years. A special “Thank You” to all his caregivers for all their care, comfort, and compassion. There will be a viewing Saturday, September 9th at Swan’s Funeral Home from 8am-10am at 80 East Main Street in Clinton, followed by a Mass of Christian burial at St. Mary’s Church on Grove Street in Clinton at 11am. He will be interred with full military honors at St. Mary’s Cemetery on Beach Park Road, Clinton. In lieu of flowers please consider donating to VNA Community Healthcare (www.ConnecticutHomecare.com).

Services

  • Calling Hours Saturday, September 9, 2017
  • Funeral Mass Saturday, September 9, 2017

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Walter F Javor

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robert kosman

September 10, 2017


Paul and Family,

My sincere condolences for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Sincerely,
Bob Kosman

Kathleen Cronin Helmer

September 8, 2017

Our sincere and heart felt condolences to all. Long distance prayers and hugs to you. Kathleen and Charlie Helmer

Scott Thomson

September 8, 2017

Dear Dave & Family,

Saddened to learn of the passing of your Father. My thoughts and prayers are with All of you.

Bob & Kate Pompilli

September 7, 2017

Paul and family, Our deepest condolences on the loss of Walter. Our prayers are with you all.

September 7, 2017

Dear Mary Beth and Family Sorry to hear of the passing of your Father. He was a wonderful man.He always had a smile, kind words for all will miss him. sandra George (guilford VNA home health aide)

Janice (Jacobs) Lynn

September 7, 2017

Mary Beth, Nancy and Dave,and extended Javor family..sending my deepest condolences and prayers. May your memories wrap you in comfort.

Marvin Brown

September 7, 2017

Nancy, may your memories give you solace. Your Dad was a wonderful coworker, and friend.

Debra Peters

September 6, 2017

Nancy thinking of you during this trying time. I remember your Dad fondly.

Goldia Vargas

September 6, 2017

To The Entire Javor Family,

I want to thank you for allowing me to be a part of your family for the last few years. There are no words to express the sadness I feel and how much Walter will be missed by me. The world has lost a great man. I am just thankful that I was a part of his life, he taught me so much about people.
RIP Wally. Much love Goldia.

Donna McCracken Mendyka

September 6, 2017

Nancy, so sorry to hear about your dad.

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Family reunion at Tom Brooks' house

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Pool parties at Walt's

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Walt, his grandson Tim, and his great grandson's Philip and Jacob

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