|Birth: ||Nov. 3, 1913|
|Death: ||Jan. 5, 2007|
PEORIA, IL - Yvonne V. Amar, 93 of Peoria, passed away at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, January 5, 2007 at Proctor Hospital.
She was born on November 3, 1913 in Antwerp, Belgium to Leopold and Marie Marien Van Lent. She married Dr. Wesley F. Amar on August 7, 1943 at St. Philip Neri Church in Chicago. He passed away on March 4, 1997 in Peoria. She was also preceded in death by 2 sisters and 1 brother.
Surviving are one son, Father Mubarak Amar of Peoria; one daughter, Yvonne (Charles) Frey of Peoria; and one grandson, Benedict.
She was a graduate of Normal College in Chicago and attended the Art Institute of Chicago.
Yvonne was a Art Teacher for 44 years in the Chicago Public Schools.
She was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, its Choir and its Senior's Club. She also was a member of the Peoria Women's Club and Choir.
A Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. on Monday at St. Vincent de Paul Church with Rev. Stephen Engelbrecht officiating. Visitation will be 30 minutes before the mass at church. Wright & Salmon Mortuary is in charge of arrangements. Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Vincent de Paul Church.
Mubarak A. Amar (1944 - 2008)*
Resurrection Cemetery and Mausoleum
Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Aug 31, 2009
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