Aurora Abdul-Karim

AURORA L. ABDUL-KARIM, 100 ROCKFORD - Aurora L. Abdul- Karim, 100, of Rockford passed Sunday, May 15, 2011, at Cor Mariae Center. Born May 19, 1910, in Mexico, the daughter of Victor and Maria (Flores) Lozano. Graduated from Secretarial College. Aurora was a member of St. Bernadette Church, she volunteered for the Senior Citizen Center and Meals on Wheels. Aurora was a talented seamstress and needle crafter, who for many years generously and lovingly shared her skills with family and community. Survived by grandchildren, Sandra (Scott) Klein-dienst, Cindy (Daniel) Petersen and John (Linda) Kleindienst; son-in-law, Albert Kleindienst; nephew, Gerry Lozano; niece, Lydia Lozano; and family in Florida and Mexico. Predeceased by her parents; husband, Chaquib Abdul-Karim; daughter, Yolanda Kleindienst; sister, Elvira; and brothers, Francisco and Hector. Private family services at Sunset Funeral Home & Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Bernadette's or Cor Mariae Center. Tributes to the family at sunsetfhmemgardens.com.


Funeral Home

Sunset Memorial Gardens
8800 North Alpine Road Machesney Park, IL 61115
(815) 633-0211

Published in Rockford Register Star from May 19 to May 20, 2011