Longtime Juneau resident Vitan Mitev Ganev died with his family at his side at 10:24 a.m. Feb. 12, 2009, at Wild Flower Court, due to complications from multiple strokes. He was 68.
He was a resident at Wild Flower Court for four years, where he befriended many residents and staff. He came to Wild Flower Court after suffering a hemorrhagic stroke while traveling in Zurich, Switzerland in 2005.
Friends and acquaintances are invited to join the family at the funeral service to be held at noon Friday, May 22, at the Alaskan Memorial Park & Mortuary, 3839 Riverside Drive.
A gathering will be held at the residence of his daughter and son-in-law, Dareen and Nick Puhlick, located on Mountainside Estates, 1521 Ling court. Contact Dareen at 321-2399 or 780-5832 for more information.