It is with a deep sorrow that the community of 
St. Sarkis Armenian Apostolic Church
´╗┐announces the passing of
age 94, who passed away on March 3, 2021.
On this sad occasion, the Pastor, Board of Trustees, and all the auxiliary bodies of St. Sarkis Church, extend their heartfelt sympathy to Ara's family members.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Arpena, and his older sister, Arax. He leaves behind his loving sons David (Dodie) and Rick (Donna), grandchildren, Nicholas (Tracey), Julie (Walt), Christopher, and Kristen (Will), and great grandchildren, Natalya, Andre, and Alyson.

A private, immediate family only funeral will be held through St Sarkis Armenian Apostolic Church.

Ara's family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorial donations in his memory be made to St Sarkis Armenian Apostolic Church. To make an online donation, please click here.

To send a loving message and view Ara's obituary, please go to

May God Rest His Soul in Peace.
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