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SARROUF, Camille F., Sr. Camille F. Sarrouf, Sr., 85, of Belmont, husband of Joyce Rahal Sarrouf, died Tuesday, September 4, 2018. Born on April 23, 1933, in North Adams, son of Toufic and Leza Sarrouf, he attended Drury High School and Wilbraham & Monson Academy before attending Bowdoin College ('55). He served as a Captain - U.S. Army before attending the University of Texas Law School ('60). A prominent Civil Litigator in Boston for 56 years and a professor at New England School of Law for 19 years, receiving an Honorary Doctorate in 1980. He was President of the Massachusetts Bar Association and the Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys, a Trustee, Fellow and Regent of the American College of Trial Lawyers and served as: Member – Massachusetts Commission on Judicial Conduct; and Member - Commonwealth's Judicial Nominating Commission. Mr. Sarrouf served on the Boards of ALSAC and , Memphis, TN for 31 years and was Chair of St. Jude's Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Board - recently honored with an Honorary Doctorate in Humane Letters. He was a 2001 recipient of the Ellis Island Medal of Honor, the Papal Insigne-Gold Medal from Pope Paul VI and the Cross of Jerusalem from Patriarch Maximos V. Hakim. In addition to his wife of 57 years, he is survived by three sons: Camille F. Sarrouf, Jr. and his wife, Sherri, of North Andover, Thomas K. Sarrouf and his wife, Daneil, of Worcester, and John R. Sarrouf and his wife, Dawn, of Gloucester; a daughter, Leza M. Sarrouf and her husband, Marc Guillemette, of Watertown; and six grandchildren (Stephen, Elizabeth, Thomas, Jr., Sarah, Elijah and Esme). Arrangements through Kfoury Keefe Funeral Home (www.kfouryfuneral.com). Visiting hours Monday September 10, 2018 at Our Lady of the Annunciation Cathedral, 7 VFW Parkway, West Roxbury, between 3:00-8:00. Funeral service will take place at the Cathedral on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at 11:00 am. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in his memory to , 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 (www.stjude.org).

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Published in The Boston Globe on Sept. 10, 2018
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