Mr. Safarkavlan, 66, of Turlock, died on Thursday, November 6, 2014 in a tragic accident while crossing the street. He was born on August 8, 1948 in Iran. He was employed as a taxi driver for 35 years. He migrated to Turlock six years ago and belonged to St. Thomas Assyrian Chaldean Church and was a member of Mar Youkhana Association. He enjoyed gardening and playing backgammon with family and friends.
He is survived by his wife Rozmari Hodarpatahriri, two children Sabrina and Simon Safarkavlan, and siblings Sargon Safarkavlan, Narges Isaac, Ester Safar, and Shameran Sarfa. He is preceded in death by his sister Madelta Safar.
Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 1:30pm at St. Thomas Chaldean Church and burial at Turlock Memorial Park with a reception at Larsa Hall.
Donations can be sent to Allen Mortuary, 247 N. Broadway in Turlock to assist the family with funeral costs.