Sam Sarkissian, 76, of Lafayette, Calif., and Waimanalo, died in Kaiser Medical Center. He was born in Hamadan, Iran. He is survived by wife Sandra H.; son Gregory A.; daughter Jennifer K.; sisters Vartoosh, Heikoosh, Juliet and Janet; and two grandchildren. Graveside services: 2 p.m. Saturday at Diamond Head Memorial Park.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased