Thomas Jahanian Death – Obituary News: Carnegie Mellon University President Farnam Jahanian has died .
We are sad to report that Thomas Jahanian, the son of Carnegie Mellon University President Farnam Jahanian, died on Sunday at the hospital after being pulled from the Monongahela River on Saturday afternoon, according to the following statements posted on social media on September 27. 2021.
“I can confirm that yesterday afternoon, Carnegie Mellon University President and Mrs. Jahanian’s son, Thomas Jahanian, tragically passed away in a drowning accident,” A CMU spokesperson said in a provided statement. “The Jahanian family expresses immense gratitude toward the bystander who saw him in need of assistance while swimming and immediately called 9-1-1, in addition to the rescue teams on the scene and the medical professionals at the hospital. The family asks for privacy as they mourn the unexpected and tragic loss of their son.”
Condolences – Comments and Reactions.
Beverly Jeanne Frederick wrote
His Family and Friends Have Our Deepest Condolences…. Very Sorry for Your Loss.
Abigail Leah wrote
Prayer sent. Tragic loss. The River is dangerous to swim in, was told there are under-currents.Emily Gample
Thomas was the kindest, most intelligent, selfless person I have ever known, and I am so incredibly thankful to have called him one of my closest friends.
This is a tragic accident, and while his friends and family mourn this unspeakable loss I encourage KDKA to remove some of the disrespectful comments from this post.Bailey Krupp wrote
Tom was the most beautiful caring smart funny soul this earth has ever seen. We love you bud.
NOT AN OBITUARY .