Levent G. Vural 02

VURAL, LEVENT G. Jan. 27, 1983 to April 2, 2004 Levent was born in San Diego and grew up in Ankara, Turkey where his father's family lived and had a business. He and his family annually visited his grandfather Earl Johnson in San Diego. Levent returned to live in San Diego following completion of high school at Balgat American High School in Ankara Turkey. He was taken suddenly in a tragic motorcycle accident. Levent is survived by his loving family, father Murat Vural of Ankara, Turkey; mother Lorraine Johnson Vural, grandfather Earl Johnson, brothers Murat and Ali, Uncle Kenny, Aunt Dea, Aunt Mujde and cousins Jesse, Ryan, Ersah and Eda. Levent was a free spirit, quick to make friends with his engaging personality and warm smile. In the beloved words of Levent ' s late grandfather, Mahmut Vural, former Minister of Turkey he was a ' genius ' as a child. He will be greatly missed by his family and many friends. Services will be at El Camino Memorial Park on Thursday, April 8, 2004 at 2:45 p.m. Please sign the guest book at obituaries.uniontrib.com

Published in the San Diego Union-Tribune on 4/8/04.

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