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Dr. Safwat Kutob Obituary

Dr. Safwat David Kutob
Dr. Safwat David Kutob

September 8, 1925 - November 4, 2018
Born in Jerusalem
Resided in Asheville, NC


Dr. Safwat David Kutob (born September 8, 1925) passed away peacefully at Givens Estates on November 4th, 2018. He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Florence Virginia Kutob.

He is survived by his children Dr. Rabi and Kristen Kutob, Dr. David and Dyann Kutob, and Dr. Randa and John Bormanis; his grandchildren, Cicely, Nate, Leila, Kaleb, and Ari; as well as a large extended family throughout the world.

He was born in Jerusalem and traveled to this country to pursue a Ph.D. in Pharmacology and Toxicology. While studying, he met Florence, became a naturalized citizen. and raised his family.

He will be greatly missed.

His family wishes to express their deepest appreciation to the staff at Givens Estate, especially the CNAs, Nurses, Housekeeping, as well as many others, who provided gentle and loving care.



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