Penelope K. Yates
Penelope K. Yates
  • December 27, 1948 - December 16, 2017
  • Capron, Illinois

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Penelope "Penny" Yates, 68, of Capron passed away December 16, 2017 at her home.
She was born December 27, 1948 in Chicago to Edward and Helyn (Polz) Freeman. On June 19, 1993 she married Michael Yates in Wilmot, WI.
Penny was passionate about horses and was an advocate for harness racing.
She is survived by her husband, Michael; her sisters, Patti (Erik) Johnsen and Pamela Freeman; and her niece, Emily (Michael) Sugrue.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8pm on Thursday, December 28 at Marengo-Union Funeral Home, 505 E. Grant Hwy., Marengo. There will be a funeral service at 7pm.
Interment will be at 1pm on Friday, December 29 at Memory Gardens Cemetery, 2501 E. Euclid, Arlington Heights.
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