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Zarif Iskander Sawares

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Zarif Iskander Sawares Obituary

January 7, 1935 -

October 28, 2015

Zarif passed away peacefully on October 28, 2015 at the age of 80, with his family by his side. A resident of Belmont, CA, San Mateo County, he had been living in Yuba City to be closer to his daughter and her family. He was a retired civil engineer.

He is survived by his wife, Olga Sawares; daughter Sherry Sawares Ekdawy and her husband Dr. Ashraf Ekdawy; granddaughters Justine, Cassandra, Adreanna and Angelina Ekdawy. Brothers, Saad Iskander and Hani Sawares; sister Lily Iskander and his nieces and nephews, Yousseff, Nadine, Daniel, Shereef, Rafaat, Kareem, Mona, Maher and Maged.

He will be greatly missed by his family and blessed to have passed away on the same day as his father did 39 years ago.

Funeral Mass will be celebrated Saturday, October 31, 2015 at 2:00 pm at the Saint Antonius Coptic Orthodox Church, Hayward, CA. Burial to follow at the Lone Tree Cemetery, Hayward, CA.

Holycross Memorial of Yuba City is handling the arrangements.

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Published in Appeal Democrat on Oct. 30, 2015
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