It is with deep regret and sadness that we announce that Tahani “Souna” Sarophim (nee Eldeiry) of Calgary, AB passed away on Monday, January 6, 2014 at the age of 84 years.
Tahani (Souna) is survived by her five children and their spouses, Maggy and Rod Berezuik of Montreal, Myra and Jean-Paul Maillot of Calgary, Sam Sarophim of Vancouver, Marie-Therese and Christopher Penney of Cornwall, and Maha and Ramsey Kostandi of Calgary; ten grandchildren Neil (Jennifer Iorio) Berezuik, Darren Berezuik, Stephanie Berezuik, Alain Maillot, Jaime Sarophim (Brendan Kornberger), Adam Sarophim, Robyn Penney, Jaysen Penney, David Kostandi, and Christina Kostandi; two great-grandchildren James and Layla Berezuik. She is also survived by her brother and sister-in-law Bill and Dian Eldeiry, her sister Dalal Khalil, and her sister-in-law Margaret Eldeiry; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Tahani also leaves behind a large extended family in Canada, Egypt, Jordan, Dubai and USA. Tahani was predeceased by her husband Edward Sarophim, her grandson Remi Maillot, her brother Sam Eldeiry and her sister Hoda Wissa. Tahani “Souna” was loved and cherished by all who knew her, family and friends. She will be deeply missed and forever loved and remembered.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W. Calgary, AB) on Friday, January 17, 2014 at 2:00p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Kidney Foundation of Canada, 6007 – 1A Street S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 0G5 Telephone: (403) 255-6108, www.kidney.ca.
In living memory of Tahani Sarophim, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences