William Aubry

Tuesday, March 15, 2005

William Lawrence Aubry, 88, of Cherokee Village died March 4, 2005, in St. Vincent's in Little Rock.

Born in Moline, Ill., he was the son of John W. and Mary Ellen McKinney Aubry. He married Mary Virginia Lee Sept. 26, 1940, in Moline.

He worked for International Harvester in Moline as an IBM Programmer until retiring 28 years ago and moving to Cherokee Village. He was a 4th Degree Grand Knight in the Knights of Columbus, a member of St. Michael's Catholic Church, and enjoyed golfing and church work.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Virginia Aubry; two sons -- William Lawrence Aubry Jr., and Evan J. Aubry, both of Cherokee Village; a daughter, Nancy Aubry of Cherokee Village; a sister, Sister Kathleen Aubry of Rock Island, Ill.; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, a sister and a grandson.

A memorial Mass will be March 16 at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Cherokee Village .

Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association or to St. Michael's Catholic Church in Cherokee Village. Arrangements are under the direction of Tri-County's Cherokee Chapel of Highland.