It is with a deep sorrow that the community of 
St. Sarkis Armenian Apostolic Church
announces the passing of
age 61, who passed away on February 10, 2021.
On this sad occasion, the Pastor, Board of Trustees, and all the auxiliary bodies of St. Sarkis Church, extend their heartfelt sympathy to Daniel's family members.

Beloved husband of Debbie, and dear father of Nathan and Nicholas. Predeceased by his first wife Betsy (Pompo) Sarafian. Dear brother of Amy (Greg) Vessels, Terri (Dale) Koller, and Donna (Dave) Tiernan. Son of the late Azad “Ozzie” and the late Lillian Sarafian. Dear Nephew of Michael Kloian. Dear Son-in-law of Ronald and the late Antoinette “Toni” Wonsack. Loving Uncle of numerous nieces and nephews and loving brother-in-law to many. Dan was a gentle, family man with a loving presence that escaped no one. He lived life to the fullest, was loved by many, and will be missed immensely.

The family will receive friends Tuesday, February 16, 2021, from 4:00pm-8:00pm at the L.J. Griffin Funeral Home, 42600 Ford Road, Canton, MI 734-981-1700 and again on Wednesday, February 17, 2021, at 11:30am until the time of the service at 12:30pm in St. Sarkis Armenian Apostolic Church, 19300 Ford Road, Dearborn, MI 48128, where COVID rules will be observed, wearing masks and social distancing.

Daniel'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 Daniel's obituary, please go to

May God Rest His Soul in Peace.
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