William J. "Jim" Mara

MARA, WILLIAM J. "JIM," 80, of Louisville, passed away peacefully with his family at his side, December 12, 2012 He was born in Dayton, KY. He is retired from Quantum Chemical, and loved his Jazz music.

Jim is survived by his wife of 58 years Sara; his two daughters, Bonnie Swicegood (Tom), Julie Elks (Dwan); and his three grandchildren, Matthew, Michael, and Jessica, who he admired dearly.

Visitation is 1-3 p.m. Saturday at Pearson's, 149 Breckenridge Lane. Funeral service will be private.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hosparus or the Salvation Army.


Funeral Home

Pearson Funeral Home
149 Breckenridge Lane Louisville, KY 40207
(502) 896-0349

Published in The Courier-Journal on Dec. 13, 2012