Naaman Abyad

Obituary of Naaman Beshir Abyad

It is with a heavy heart, we say farewell to Naaman Abyad nicknamed Norman by family and friends. He passed June 5, 2018 at the age of 93 in Las Vegas,June 5th, 2018.

Born on November 8,1924 in Wadi Medan, Sudan to Bechir Abyad and Marie Rabbat. He was the middle child of three. He spent his childhood in Sudan. Later he and his family moved to Cairo, Egypt where concludes his studies in Hotel management and began to work for various big hotels in several countries in the Middle East.

Naaman ended his career with a bang at The Fairmont hotel in San Francisco where he has spent over 20 years as "Head Auditor". He often told stories of his times spent at the Fairmont Hotel.

Norman married his first wife, Josephine Ajhar and they had a son Pascal. Years later he married Marie Teshkhoian, she had a daughter Sonia.

They lived a very happy life until she passed in February of 2018.They had recently relocated to Las Vegas. They enjoyed picnics, concerts in the park and entertaining friends.

As hobby, he liked to travel and discover new places and countries. He loved laughing and enjoying life.

We will miss him greatly.

The funeral will be held 1:00 pm on Monday, June 11, 2018 at Kraft-Sussman Funeral Services, 3975 S. Durango Drive, Suite 104, Las Vegas, NV 89147.