Ramsses Begovic

March 26, 2003 – Aug. 23, 2007

Ramsses Begovic, 4, of Sweet Home died Aug. 23, 2007.

He was born March 26, 2003 to Arlo and Scheherazade Begovic in Lebanon.

Ramsses lived in Sweet Home. He was diagnosed with neuroblastoma, a cancer of the nervous system, and had been treated since June 6 at Doernbecher Children’s Hospital in Portland.

Ramsses liked taking walks with his family, picking flowers and giving them to his family, singing and dancing. He collected bear-related items his whole life. As a boy he liked Spiderman, Weird Al, and Mario. He enjoyed his nurses, he liked pretty girls.

He was a caring and unique individual; people enjoyed being with him. He lived like a king, living up to his royal name.

He is survived by his mother and father, Scheherazade and Arlo Begovic; and sister, Fatima.

A memorial service was held Sept. 1 at Sweet Home Funeral Chapel, which is handling the arrangements.