Amanda Avena died peacefully in her home on Wednesday, June 13, 2018. Amanda was born on February 23rd, 1936 in Entre Rios, Argentina to Tatiana and Fedor (Teodoro). Amanda was the proud mother of twin daughters, Ester and Elby, and two sons, Walter and Gabriel. She was a loving grandmother to nine grandchildren, Jonathan, Matthew, Nicholas, Michael, Charles Keith, Samantha, Michelle, Stefani and Marc, and a great grandmother to Taylor, Joshua and Ethan. Amanda left her home in Buenos Aires to come to the United States on October 1966 to pursue a better life for her family. Amanda’s determination, strength, and perseverance empowered her to overcome many obstacles throughout her life. Her love for her family was evident to all those around her.
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