Mr. Aiwaz passed away in the Memorial Hospital in Modesto, he was 94 years of age and a native of Syria, and lived in the county for 38 years.
He's survived by his wife, Helen Aiwaz of Modesto.
Three Sons; Sargon Aiwaz, Sargis Aiwaz, Sam Aiwaz all of Modesto.
Four Daughters; Nahrain Hamblin, Lana Magana both of Modesto Susan Smith of Ceres and Sylvana Aiwaz of Modesto.10 Grandchildren and 3 Great Grandchildren.
He was a member of Saint Mathews Assyrian Church of Ceres.
Funeral service is scheduled for 10:00 AM, Friday, February 22, 2013 at Saint Mathews Assyrian Church, 3005 Sixth St., Ceres, California.
Interment will follow at Turlock Memorial Park, 575 N. Soderquist Rd., Turlock.
Arrangements are under the direction of Whitehurst, Norton & Dias Funeral Service, Turlock, California
(209) 634-4904 www.whitehurstnortondiasfunerals.com.