In Loving

Kobra Nesvaderani

Mar 21, 1925Apr 08, 2018

Graveside Service


Greenwood Memorial Gardens


Sat, April 14, 2018


10 : 00 AM – 12 : 00 AM

Obituary message

Kobra Nesvaderani, 93, of Richmond, Virginia passed away peacefully Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 6:08pm.

Kobra was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Dr. Mahmoud Nesvaderani.

Survivors include her four children and nine grandchildren, Mrs Shahnaz Emami (Mohsen) and three daughters and their spouses, Pegah (Ali), Negin (Jesse), and Narges (Andrew), Mrs Behnaz Ghertassi (Mehdi) and two sons, Hossein and Hossam, Mr Ali-reza (Tahereh) and two children, Maryam (Alex) and John, Mrs Shahrzad Rabie (Saeed) and two children, Mariam Laura (Dr. Jay Sulek) and Mahiar Rabie; and four great-grandchildren, Sam, Sophia, David and Luna.

Kobra along with Mahmoud were regular attendees of Bon Air Baptist Church since 1990’s. She had enrolled in church’s ESL classes upon her arrival to Richmond while Mahmoud was enrolled in citizenship classes. At Bon Air Baptist they made their lifelong friendship and were beloved by their church family.

Kobra enjoyed cooking and entertaining in their house. She was a deeply spiritual woman of faith. She was a devoted wife of 74 years, loving mother, kind grandmother and generous great-grandmother. She will be missed sorely.

A graveside service will be held at 10 am Saturday, April 14 at Greenwood Memorial Gardens, 12609 Patterson Ave, Richmond, VA 23238.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the Bon Air Baptist Church ESL ministry.