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Pouran Payvar

February 24, 1937 May 7, 2018
Pouran Payvar
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Obituary for Pouran Payvar

Pouran Payvar (nee Jahanzat), age 81, a resident of Naperville, IL since 1988, formerly of Wilmette, IL, passed away on Monday, May 7, 2018 in Naperville. She was born February 24, 1937 in Shiraz, Iran.

Beloved wife of 56 years to Dr. Parviz Payvar, loving mother of Dr. Sasan (Dr. Dina Yaghmai) Payvar of Chicago and Susan (Dr. Mansour Tahernezhadi) Payvar of Naperville, adored grandmother of Kayla and Kyle Payvar; Sheila, Charlize and Sherwin Tahernezhadi, devoted daughter of the late Habib and Zaman Jahanzat, dear sister of Amir (Sarah) Jahanzat of Shiraz, Iran and the late Iran, Asdollah, Mehri and Faraj, sister-in-law of Pari Ghaffari and Sori French, fond cousin, aunt, great-aunt and friend of many.

Pouran grew up in Shiraz, Iran. A registered nurse, she attended and later was employed by the National Iranian Oil Company School of Nursing, Abadán. She came to the United States in 1979 during the the Iranian Revolution. She enjoyed gardening, cooking, entertaining friends and family and exercising, especially running and walking.

Private graveside services will be held at Naperville Cemetery, Naperville, IL.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to: Naperville Responds For Our Veterans, 210 S. Washington St., Naperville, IL 60540, (331) 684-7899,

Arrangements by Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Naperville, IL.

For more information, please call (630) 355-0213.

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210 S. Washington St.
Naperville, IL 60540

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