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Obituaries

Obituaries

Camell F. Farha 1927 - 2006 Overland Park

A celebration of life for Camell F. "Bob" Farha, 79, Overland Park, will be at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church in Kansas City, Mo. Burial will be in Johnson County Memorial Gardens.Mr. Farha died Thursday, June 1, 2006, at St. Luke's Hospital in Kansas City, Mo.He was born March 10, 1927, in Coffeyville, the son of Cairo and Amaline Hazar Farha. He graduated from Wichita East High School and attended Wichita State University.Mr. Farha served in the U.S. Army during World War II and was honorably discharged in 1946.He married Fanny Jane Eddy on Sept. 1, 1958. She survives, of the home.Other survivors include two sons, Charles F. and wife Darlene, Leawood, and Robert J. and wife Becke, Lawrence; a daughter, Ruth Anne Farha, Overland Park; two sisters, Helen Slattery and husband Harold, and Ethel Friesen, all of Wichita; and three grandchildren, Joseph, Ashley and Colin Farha.The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday at D.W. Newcomer's Sons Johnson County Chapel.The family suggests memorials to the American Heart Assn. or American Diabetes Assn., sent in care of the chapel, 11200 Metcalf Ave., Overland Park 66210.