Sami Saglam, 67, passed away unexpectedly Friday, Jan. 13, 2006, in Manisa, Turkey.
He joins his father, Selim Saglam, and beloved wife, Ayse Saglam.
He is survived by his son, Yavuz (Carrie) Saglam; his daughter, Zahide (Halil) Adbek; and many other relatives and friends.
He was laid to rest in Izmir, Turkey, on Monday, Jan. 16.
The family would like to thank the good Samaritan who contacted the authorities.