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Yolan S. (Smolar) Fabian

September 16, 1927 ~ December 12, 2021 (age 94)
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Yolan S. Fabian       “Yol”                                                                                                     (nee Smolar)

Hammond, IN

September 16, 1927 – December 12, 2021

Yolan S. Fabian, age 94, of Hammond passed away peacefully at her home on Sunday morning, December 12, 2021 surrounded by those she loved.

She is survived by her devoted son, Alexander A. (Tammy) Fabian; three grandchildren: Alexander J. (Kayce), Christopher Z. and Brittany R. Fabian; two great grandchildren: Alexander J. and Emma C. Fabian as well as several nieces, nephews and dear friends.

Yolan was welcomed into Heaven by her beloved husband of 66 years, Alexander “Al” Fabian (Nov.19, 2021); parents: Andrew and Frances Smolar; two sisters: Irene (Frank) Maracie and Alice (Vincent) Pengidore.

 Family members will hold a private service at Bocken Funeral Home 7042 Kennedy Ave. Hammond.  Entombment will follow at Calumet Park Cemetery, Merrillville with Rev. Charles Mosley officiating.

Yolan was a resident of the Region since 1959. She was a faithful parishioner of Our Lady of Perpetual Help church where she was a long-time member and past president of the Rosary Society. She also was active in the Quilters group. Yolan was an auxiliary member of the American Legion Allied Post 369. She enjoyed time spent with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Memorials to O.L.P.H or Bethany House www.bethanyhouserocny.org would be appreciated.

For more information you may call Bocken Funeral Home at (219)-844-1600, or www.bockenfunerals.com.

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