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Larry Avedesian (1939-2017), Detroit AYF Alumnus

By Ned Apigian Larry Avedesian (1939-2017) Larry and I are both graduates of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation (ARF) “University,” from the “College” of the AYF, the ARF’s youth organization. It was there that we first meet, in 1959, he as a member of the Detroit Christopher [more...]

August 1, 2017 // 1 Comment

Obituary: Mark Alashaian

Mark Alashaian Mark Alashaian, 52, of Emerson, on July 1. He was born in New York City and was a recruiter for Star Point Solutions. Beloved husband of Nicole (née Stepanian). Devoted father of Armen and Shant. Cherished son of Rosemary (née Merjanian) and the late Avedis Alashaian. Dear brother [more...]

July 4, 2017 // 7 Comments

Obituary: Setrag Panian

Setrag Panian Panian, Setrag of Waltham, June 5. Beloved husband of Lucy (Boyadjian) Panian. Devoted father of Salpi (Panian) Vasquez and her husband German and Ardo Panian and his wife Tina (Maserejian) Panian. Loving grandfather of Michael Nigol Catino, Selena Vasquez, Aren Panian, Vicken Panian, [more...]

June 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

Obituary: Mayram Artinian

Mayram Artinian Artinian, Maryam. Survived by her husband of 61 years Missak Artinian. Beloved Mother of Setrak and Marina (Chamchyan) Artinian, Haroutiun and Maral (Hovsepian) Artinian, Vasken Artinian, Dr. Zareh & Emma (Artinian) Soghomonian. Beloved Grandmother of Missak Artinian,Sean and [more...]

June 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

Obituary: Ida Evranian-Cecchini

  Genocide survivor Ida Evranian-Cecchini (Rahanian), age 96 of Grand Haven, Mich. passed away Saturday April 1.  Ida was born Jan. 1, 1921 in Armenia, to war hero Koran Rahanian. Ida Evranian-Cecchini (Rahanian) As a baby, Ida was concealed in a saddle bag as the family fled by night to [more...]

May 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

Obituary: Berjouhie Betty Nersessian

NERSESSIAN, Berjouhie Betty (Maranjian) of Chestnut Hill on May 17, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Kevork George Nersessian. Exceptional mother of Sonya Nersessian and Seta Nersessian and mother-in-law of Richard K. Babayan and Gregory A. Jundanian. Loving grandmother of Julie S, Babayan and [more...]

May 22, 2017 // 0 Comments

Obituary: Dr. Jacob C. Baboian

Nov. 25, 1924 – May 2, 2017 BABOIAN, Dr. Jacob C of Watertown, Mass., on May 2, 2017. Beloved husband of Ruby (Chorebanian) Baboian. Devoted father of John Baboian and his wife Lisa of Belmont, and June Baboian of Watertown.  Loving grandfather of Alex, Jonathan, and Christina Baboian.  [more...]

May 20, 2017 // 1 Comment

Final Farewell for Andrew Kevorkian, Keeper of the Armenian Flame

  Special for the Armenian Weekly I met Andrew (Andy) Kevorkian a few years ago at a gathering of writers and theater critics, organized by the Broad Street Review, one of the most sophisticated theatre arts websites on the East coast. Andrew (Andy) Kevorkian Andrew looked a little like an [more...]

April 27, 2017 // 5 Comments

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