Vahak Hovnanian

Vahakn Hovnanian Passes Away at Age 83

  Vahakn Hovnanian (Photo: Photolure) Armenian businessman and benefactor Vahakn Hovnanian passed away on Aug. 31, at the age of 83, Hovnanian International announced. Vahakn Stephan Hovnanian was a successful businessman, real estate developer, and philanthropist. His companies have developed [more...]

September 2, 2015 // 3 Comments

Thomas Nishan Toumajan (1938-2014)

In Memoriam: Thomas Nishan Toumajan (1938-2014)

  Thomas Nishan Toumajan (1938-201Thomas Nishan Toumajan was born at Harvard University Hospital in Cambridge, Mass., on Sept. 26, 1938. He was the oldest of three sons of Armenian immigrants, Nishan Thomas Toumajan and Louise Adjemian Toumajan. He graduated from the highly regarded New [more...]

August 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

Arax Kesdekian Suny (1917- 2015)

Arax Kesdekian Suny (1917- 2015)

Arax Kesdekian Suny (1917- 2015) Arax Suny died peacefully in Flourtown, Pa., at the age of 98. She died from old age with no underlying illness. The mother of Ronald Grigor Suny, Professor of History at the University of Michigan, and Linda Suny Myrsiades, Professor of Comparative Literature at [more...]

August 19, 2015 // 0 Comments


Megerdich ‘Mike’ Megerdichian (1957-2015)

  Megerdich “Mike” Megerdichian was born on June 23, 1957, in Springfield, Mass., to the late Antranig and Mariam Mkrtschjan. The second of three siblings, he followed sister Varteni and was later joined by younger brother John. Megerdich ‘Mike’ Megerdichian (1957-2015) The Mkrtschjan [more...]

July 15, 2015 // 0 Comments


Rose DerSahakian, 103

Rose DerSahakian, 103, of Westborough, Mass., passed away peacefully on July 7 at her home, surrounded by her loving family. She is survived by her daughter Teresa and her husband Timothy O’Day of Westborough, with whom she lived for the past 30 years; her loving grandchildren Michael [more...]

July 8, 2015 // 0 Comments

Kenneth Earl Najarian, MD, FSIR,

Ken Najarian (1955-2015)

Kenneth Earl Najarian, MD, FSIR, 60, of Charlotte, Vt., and of “Shore Acres” North Kingstown, R.I., an interventional radiologist and a professor of radiology at the University of Vermont College of Medicine, was tragically killed by a drunk driver in Ferrisburgh, Vt., on Wednesday afternoon, [more...]

July 2, 2015 // 0 Comments


Zarry Sahagian Sarkisian (1925-2015)

Zarry Sahagian Sarkisian died in her sleep in the early afternoon on Fri., June 26, succumbing to a weakened heart, failing kidneys, and eventually cancer. Son George was at her side as she drew her last breath along with loving cousin Diane Masropian Mercuri. George had been at the hospice and the [more...]

July 1, 2015 // 0 Comments

Armine M. Saryan (1921-2015)

Armine M. Saryan (1921-2015)

Armine Manoukian Saryan was born on Feb. 11, 1921, in Talas, Asia Minor, and passed away on May 13, 2015, at her home in Thousand Oaks, Calif., with her children by her side. She was the fourth child of Ohannes Manoukian and Guluzar Ohanian of Gesaria (Caesarea). Her father was a teacher and school [more...]

June 9, 2015 // 4 Comments

Unger Ara Caprielian

In Memory of Unger Ara Caprielian

On Sun. May 31, a 40-day Requiem Service (Karasunk) in memory of Dr. Ara Caprielian will be held at the St. Illuminator’s Armenian Cathedral in Manhattan, N.Y. Unger Ara Caprielian An active and dedicated member of the Armenian community, Dr. Caprielian passed away on April 14 in New York. He is [more...]

May 29, 2015 // 3 Comments

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