Obituaries

Mrs. Yvonne Branom

March 19, 1931 - December 9, 2017

Mrs. Yvonne Branom

Obituary

Yvonne J Branom of Belvidere passed away peacefully with her sons by her side on Saturday December 9, 2017, at Cherryvale Place in Rockford.  Yvonne was born March 19th, 1931 in Chicago, IL, daughter of Edward T and May (Fanning) Jones.  Yvonne earned her Undergraduate degree from Northwestern University in 1951 and her Masters in Speech Pathology from University of Wisconsin in Madison.  She married William Branom in Belvidere on June 29, 1963.  Yvonne worked as a speech therapist for Belvidere School District 100 until dedicating her time to caring for her family after her first child was born.  She was a member of Zonta Club of Belvidere and Retired Teachers Association. Yvonne enjoyed playing bridge with friends and spending time with her family.  Yvonne is loved and will be missed dearly by all of those that knew her. Yvonne is survived by her son, Matthew (Tara) Branom; granddaughters, Abigail and Nora; son, Edward (Kim Sanford) and her children Allison and Tyler.  She was predeceased by her parents and husband.

Funeral service will be held at 9:30 a.m, Saturday, December 16, 2017 in First United Methodist Church, 610 Bonus Avenue, Belvidere, IL with Rev. Monty Fox officiating.  Burial will be in Belvidere Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Friday, December 15th at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Avenue, Belvidere, IL.  A memorial fund will be established in Yvonne’s honor. To light a candle or to share a memory, please visit www.Andersonfcs.com

Service Schedule

Friday, December 15, 2017

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-544-2616

Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Friday, December 15th at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Avenue, Belvidere, IL.

Saturday, December 16, 2017
9:30 am

First United Methodist Church

610 Bonus Avenue
Belvidere, IL 61065

Funeral service will be held at 9:30 a.m, Saturday, December 16, 2017 in First United Methodist Church, 610 Bonus Avenue, Belvidere, IL with Rev. Monty Fox officiating.

Belvidere Cemetery

Belvidere Cemetery.

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So sorry to hear of Ms. Branom’s passing. Our prayers for Ed and Matt and family.

Nena Crawford Vincent 2018-01-18T14:19:51

Ed & Matt (and family), So very sorry for your loss. You have been in my thoughts and prayers.

Cathy Flynn 2018-01-03T04:04:01

Matt, Eddie and Families,

We are sorry for the passing of your Mom. Yvonne was such a great friend and joy to be around. We will cherish the memories and be grateful for the time we together.

Don and Kathy Johannes, Jack and Julie Nimtz

Julie Nimtz 2018-01-03T04:02:46

My condolences to the family and friends of Yvonne. She was a great lady.
Known to me for years as Miss Jones. She was my speech therapist at Logan School.🌹🌹

Sherry Hicks 2018-01-03T04:01:36

Ed, Matt & families,

So sorry to hear of your mom passing. Bill & I had many fun times with them, and I played bridge with her for several years.
Yvonne was always willing to volunteer to help the Belvidere community!

My prayers are with you all at this sad time.

Marcia Henneberry 2018-01-03T04:00:04

Ed & Matt,

So sorry at your Moms passing. I remember both your Mom and Dad and they did a lot for the city of Belvidere. Great people. Cherish the memory’s.
God Bless your family’s.

Bev & Jim Petersen

Bev Petersen 2018-01-03T03:58:48

Matt, Ed & family,

So sorry to hear about your mom. She was a kind and wonderful lady. May God hold you in his loving arms during this most difficult time.
God’s blessings

The Daniels family 2018-01-03T03:57:23

My deepest sympathy.Yvonne was always a sweet and gracious lady.

Gail Spoden 2018-01-03T03:56:04

Matt and Ed,

So very sorry for your loss of your mom. My prayers are with you.

Terri Bullard

Terri Bullard 2018-01-03T03:54:46

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