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Yvonne Mahviz Boreta
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Birth: Sep. 2, 1944
Tehran, Iran
Death: Jun. 6, 2009
Las Vegas
Clark County
Nevada, USA

Yvonne Mahviz Boreta, 64, of Las Vegas, passed away June 3, 2009. She was born Sept. 2, 1944, in Tehran, Iran, to her father and mother, Rahym Daneshforouz and Malak Taj Bassidji, the second born of nine children. Yvonne was an accomplished painter, model and college graduate. She moved to San Francisco in 1962, and became a resident of Las Vegas in 1974. Yvonne was the original Cleopatra at the opening of Caesars Palace in 1966. Yvonne will be greatly missed by her husband, of 41 years, Voss Boreta; her three children; her mother; brothers; sisters; and grandchildren. There will be a visitation for Yvonne's family and many friends from noon-2 p.m. Wednesday, June 10, with a memorial service immediately following, both at Palm Mortuary, 800 S. Boulder Highway, in Henderson.

Published in Las Vegas Review-Journal on 6/7/2009

"On August 5, 1966, the 14-story, 700 room Caesars Palace opened with each guest being welcomed by the official greeter, a blond 40-20-37 Cleopatra" from the History of Caesars Palace(

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Palm Mortuary Memorial Park
Clark County
Nevada, USA
Plot: Serenity 3071 Space 2038
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Record added: Jun 12, 2009
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Yvonne <i>Mahviz</i> Boreta
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Yvonne <i>Mahviz</i> Boreta
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Yvonne <i>Mahviz</i> Boreta
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I had forgotten we shared a birthday.Remember our dance teacher Richard?R.I.P. Beautiful lady.....
- ~M~
 Added: Sep. 6, 2015

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