Robert Parigian, 79, of Fern Park, Fla., passed away June 22, 2012.
A celebration of life ceremony was held in his honor in Altamonte Springs, Fla.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Marilyn Asmus Parigian; daughter Laura Bush of Fayetteville, Ga.; daughter Linda Norman and son-in-law Bob Norman of Auburndale, Fla.; son Robert James Parigian and daughter-in-law, Sherri of Osteen, Fla.; grandchildren Jennifer Norman Cohn and her husband Jonathan of Altamonte Springs, Fla.; Amy Norman Dierks and her husband Justin of Apopka, Fla.; Jonathan Norman of Lakeland, Fla.; Lindsey Alexandra Bush and Christopher Warren Bush of Fayetteville, Ga.; Brandi Parigian of Osteen, Fla.; grandaughters, Christina Dortona and Kimberly Webb of Port Charlotte, Fla.; great-grandchildren Madison and Zander Dierks of Apopka, Fla. and Sarah, Dustin and Nicolas of Port Charlotte, Fla.
His death was preceded by his daughter Cynthia Ruth Parigian, who also is greatly missed.
Robert was a special and loving person and will be greatly missed by his family. Papa, as he was known, was always proud of all his family’s achievements. He was an expert watchmaker and jeweler, owned a family jewelry store for many years.
Robert a husband, father and papa will be deeply missed. His legacy will live on through the values he instilled in his children and grandchildren.