REV. DR. GEORGES, 62
Ocala - Rev. Dr. Georges Doura, 62, of Ocala, passed away November 6, 2012.
Born in Amayra, Lebanon, he came to this area in 1987 from Richmond Hill, NY. He was a retired medical massage therapist and counselor to many in need. He actively empowered the blind to be viable and mobile through technology and seeking job training opportunities. Through healing and counseling, he helped many with physical and psychological needs. He loved his family and friends who soon became family when they got to know him.
He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Marie Louise; daughters, Nadia Hanze and her husband George of Sunnyside, NY and Gladys Fincher and her husband Michael of Chestnut Ridge, NY; son, Derek Van Buren of Montreal, Canada; brother, Richard Guggenheim of NYC, NY; grandchildren, Katrina, David, Daisie Mae, Maxine, Daniel, Amanda, Sabrina and Isis; nephews, Alan, Alex, Jonathan and Lazo; niece, Zoey. He was preceded in death by his brother, Alexander Doura.
A Memorial service will be held at Christ Community Church, 37 Dogwood Rd., Ocala, 687-2009 on Saturday November 10th, 2012 at 11 a.m.. Arrangements by Roberts Funeral Homes, Bruce Chapel East, 2739 SE Maricamp Rd., Ocala 732-9944.