Nader Ghaidi, 57, St. Joseph, MO

Published 06/13 2014 09:17AM

Updated 06/13 2014 09:22AM

Nader Ghaidi, 57, St. Joseph, Missouri died Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at Heartland Regional Medical Center.

He was born September 23, 1956 to Abdollah and Fatemeh Ghaidi in Tehran, Iran.

He married Shahin Jahangard on August 15, 2000 in Iran. She survives of the home.

Nader worked for Aramark for fifteen years as a Chef Manager. He was a long time wrestling coach and made the Olympic wrestling team in Iran. Nader was a second degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do and was a master ice sculptor that could sculpt anything out of ice.

He was preceded in death by his father.

Additional Survivors: sons, Nasir L. Ghaidi (Gail), Amir W. Ghaidi (Amanda) and Reza C. Ghaidi; grandchildren, Jasper, Leon, Allie, Laila and Grace; mother; two brothers; and two sisters.

Private family burial Mountain View Cemetery, Reno, Nevada. A memorial service is being planned for a later date. Online guest book and obituary at

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