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Yvon Soares

1946 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
Yvon Soares Obituary
Yvon Soares
Aug. 20, 1946 - June 28, 2014
Resident of Bay Area
Yvon Soares, a resident of Alameda CA, died peacefully in her sleep surrounded by love, June 28, 2014, at the age of 67. Beloved sister of Gregory Soares and cherished by countless friends; Yvon's kind heart and spirit reached far beyond her family and friends, she was actively involved in multiple charities including Women for Women International which was very near and dear to her heart. Yvon traveled with them to Rwanda in 2009.
Yvon retired from C & H Sugar Company in 2005, after 30 Years. She promptly began to volunteer at the Mechanics Library in San Francisco, where she had been a long time member. They, of course, fell in love with Yvon and offered her a job; so, she retired for a second time in 2011.
Yvon loved spending time in Carmel, Yosemite and San Francisco. She enjoyed the ballet, symphony, opera, museums and countless other outings and adventures with friends.
Yvon loved to travel with friends. She's enjoyed Africa, Austria, Canada, China, Czech Republic, Egypt, England, France, Germany, Italy and Switzerland.
Yvon was known for her kind and giving spirit and will be thoroughly missed and always remembered.
You are welcome to attend a celebration of Yvon's life, Sat., July 19, 2014 from Noon-3:00PM, at Chapel of the Chimes in Oakland. Address: 4499 Piedmont Ave., Oakland, CA 94611.
Should friends desire, remembrances may be made to .
Published in East Bay Times on July 6, 2014
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