Published in The Washington Post on Feb. 11, 2019
February 3, 1935 – February 7, 2019
Born February 3, 1935 in Washington, DC, fell asleep unto the Lord on Thursday, February 7,
2019 at the age of 84.
Beloved husband of Sylvia Farserotu and loving father of John (Veronique), Katherine Babin
(Marc) and James. Grandfather of Kirsten Brandler (Brian), Michelle Babin, Karl Babin, Alix
Farserotu and Nicolas Farserotu. Great Grandfather of Luke Brandler.
He is survived by his sister Angella Farserotu and preceded in death by his late brother
He graduated from Woodrow Wilson High School (1953) and then attended George
He spent his working career as a wine consultant/sales representative for the Kronheim
Company. After retiring, he enjoyed working part time at Rodmans in their wine department.
The Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at Our Lady of Mercy
Church in Potomac, MD.
Private family interment to follow.
Arrangements under the direction of:
Joseph Gawler's Sons, LLC
5130 Wisconsin Ave NW | Washington, DC 20016 | (202) 966-6400