Great grief in Islamic Central Council of Switzerland. Founding member and Board member Nora Illi, has died at the age of 35 years. Illi died following a long illness on Monday in the company of your family, such as the IZRS writes. Since 2012, she fought against breast cancer.

A wider audience, they became known by their self-conscious performances in numerous Talk Shows and news reports.

“Nora Illi leaves a gap, which we fill with our memories and thoughts, but never close can be,” writes the IZRS.

Illi was converted in 2003 to Islam, and made in the past years due to their appearances in the full-body veil in the television and at public events at home and abroad on a regular basis for attention. Since 2010, she was in the IZRS for the Department for women’s Affairs is responsible. Illi leaves behind six children and her husband, Qassem Illi.

The burial according to Islamic rite takes place on the Bernese at Bremgarten cemetery. Due to restrictions as a result of the Covid-19 crisis, only invited guests may attend the physical funeral. The IZRS is transferred to the farewell ceremony, however, live. (jmh)