In Memoriam: Dr. Nazar J. Sayegh

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In Memoriam CandleDr.
Nazar J. Sayegh of Yonkers, a fine doctor and close family friend passed away
this morning at 53 years old. 

Predeceased by his father, Jamil Musa Sayegh

Survived by his mother, Jalilah Sayegh, his wife Dianna, two children Jamil and
Jillian, and many nieces and nephews

Brother to Dr. Nabil J. Sayegh, Dr. Nayel J. Sayegh, Nader J. Sayegh Esq., Dr.
Nadeem J. Sayegh, Dr. James J. Sayegh, Nancy Sayegh and Rima (Daibes). 

was a primary care physician in Yonkers all his life. He started in the
emergency room at St. Joseph’s  Medical
and other various hospitals in the metropolitan area. He had a very
successful family practice on Midland Avenue in Yonkers for 25 years. He was a
police surgeon for the Westchester County and Yonkers Police Departments and
was always available, day and night, to anyone in need. He rarely took
vacations, and when asked why not, his response would be that his patients
needed him around. He spent his free time as a world-renowned Elvis
impersonator. He performed in Las Vegas, Atlantic City and different venues in
the tri-state area. His performances aired on national television, including
the Montell Williams Show. He performed for various benefit organizations
including civic groups and youth associations. He performed at the NYPD 9/11
Foundation’s Orchard Beach Car Show. He was truly one of the best Elvis Presley
impersonators and this is how he enjoyed his free time.

arrangements will take place at Whalen & Ball Funeral Home, 168 Park Avenue
in Yonkers, NY, from 4:00-9:00 p.m., this Tuesday, May 14, 2013. Mass will take
place at the Virgin Mary Antiochian Orthodox Church, 236 Grandview Boulevard in
Yonkers, NY, at 10:00 am on Wednesday, May 15, 2013. Following Mass, burial services
will be condcucted at Mount Hope Cemetery, on Saw Mill River Road in
Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.  

eHeziIn Memoriam: Dr. Nazar J. Sayegh

Comments 35

  1. Rest in Peace Doc. You will surely be missed by many. Heaven got another angel. Go make sweet music with Elvis….xox

  2. I love you nazar you will always be in my heart I hope we will meet again in heaven. I know thats where you are heading to because you were a great compassionate human being you did so much for mankind every person I met who knew you spoke highly of you and that made me so proud to be your cousin .I will miss you r.i.p.

  3. May God Bless your soul and thank you for being my family doctor you were the best doctor I ever had and we will miss you deeply. RIP

  4. “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.” May you rest in peace Dr. Nazar and may the lord give your family the strenghth to carry on.

  5. I saw this today I know some of the family members who were quite successful in yonkers .I went to gorton with some of his kin . sorry for your loss he departed way too soon r.i.p.

  6. Our deepest condolences to his family & Al Sayegh family. .
    Our hearts and prayers go out to his brothers, his wife Diana and children and the entire family.
    الرب أعطى والرب أخذ فليكن اسم الرب مباركا أمين.
    Bassam & Sanah Naber and the Arab American Foundation, Inc.

  7. Dr. Sayegh became my doctor 25 years ago when I first began working in Yonkers. He was a great person who took the time to explain anything that you did not understand regardless of how busy his waiting room was. He has been and always will be missed. Rest in Paradise Dr. Sayegh.

  8. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Dr.Nazar’s family,you are all in our prayers. Yonkers and the entire arabic/american community lost a great human being who put every one first. He was a wonderful son to his mother, a great father to his children, husband, brother, and the people who truly new him. Dr. Nazar will be missed but, not forgotten. May he rest in peace, we lost a great man and heaven gained an angel.

  9. May his soul rest in peace …. الرب اعطى والرب أخذ فليكن اسم الرب مباركا … الله يرحمك وتعازينا من الاردن by laith Charlie sayegh rumamine Jordan

  10. My deepest condolences to the Sayegh family his brothers and his wife Diana,May God bless his soul and comfort you in your lost.
    Aktham Abuhouran Aldababneh

  11. Our deepest condolences to his family & Al Sayegh family for the great loss of there son Dr Nazar. My his soul rest in peace. الرب أعطى والرب أخذ فليكن اسم الرب مباركا أمين.

  12. May God rest your soul and hold you in everlasting peace and comfort! ELVIS HAS LEFT THE BUILDING! God bless you and your family!
    -Johnny Rabadi & The Rabadi Family

  13. A dear friend since 1985, when I first met him at a casting call for a Broadway show about Elvis, Nazar was a good friend off, as well as on stage. Our hearts and prayers go out to his wife Diana and his entire family, all of whom we’d met and celebrated with, at their homes for family events over the past 30 years.
    Our most sincere condolences.
    Bill Turner & Blue Smoke Band
    Old Bridge NJ

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