In his condolence message published by the Turkish Archery Federation, he expressed his condolences to Mete Gazoz and his family.
“Mother of our federation trainers Meral Gazoz, mother-in-law of Metin Gazoz, and grandmother of our athletes Mete Gazoz and Melisa Gazoz, Zarife Tahmaz has passed away. She will be buried in Sapanca after the afternoon prayer. May God have mercy on the deceased, our condolences to his family and fans. ”