MAANI Dr. Houshang Maani, age 87, of Upper Arlington, Ohio died Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at his home with his children and grandchildren by his side.
Dr. Maani was born in Ishquabad, Russia on June 3, 1925.
He attended Shah Reza High School and graduated from the University of Tehran Medical School in 1951.
He married his wife Soraya Faizi Maani and they moved to Indonesia where he worked as a physician for 11 years before moving to Ipswich, England for 7 years then to Columbus, Ohio where he has resided and practiced medicine since 1972.
Preceded in death by his wife Soraya (Faizi) Maani. Dr. Maani is survived by his daughter, Leva Maani, Scottsdale, Arizona; two sons and their spouses, Louis (Lynn) Maani of Bexley, Ohio, Sahba (Nasim) Maani of Tucson, Arizona; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
He was an active member of the Baha'i Community of Upper Arlington, the Interfaith Association of Central Ohio
He will be dearly missed.
Funeral Services are held Saturday, June 30, 2012 at 10 a.m. at RUTHERFORD-CORBIN FUNERAL HOME, 515 High Street, Worthington, OH 43085.
Burial Union Cemetery, Columbus, Ohio.
In lieu of flowers, please send contributions to the Interfaith Association of Central Ohio, 57 Jefferson Avenue, Columbus, OH 432115.
Condolences to family may be sent to www.rutherfordfuneralhome.com