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Farizah Yacoub

Farizah Yacoub, 80, died Monday Dec. 19 at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Twp.  She was the wife of Yacoub Yacoub.  Born in Zwaitini, Syria, she was a daughter of the late Salim Abboud and Salma (Berro) Abboud.  She was a member of St. George Orthodox Church, Allentown.

Survivors:  Husband; sons Antonios, Albert, Salim, Khalil, Jamil and Ausey Yacoub; daughters Mary Ain-Chaibee, Ibtisam Younes, Jamila Yazji and Fairouz Salloum; 32 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. 

Services:  Funeral service 11:00 a.m. Thursday Dec. 22, St. George Orthodox Church, 1011 Catasauqua Ave., Allentown.  Viewing Wednesday evening, 6-8 p.m. in the church.  Arrangements by Nicos C. Elias Funeral Home, Allentown. 

Contributions:  To St. George Church building fund.