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Mr. HOVAGIM SAHAKYAN (1924-2017) – Funeral Announcement.


(Yozgat 1924- Los Angeles 2017)

(Former President of St. Peter Arm. Church, Gomidas Choir )

Survived By:

His Wife: Mrs. Hilda Sahakyan

His Daughters:

Mr. & Mrs. Hacik & Alin Duhancioglu

Mr. & Mrs. Kurken & Talin Berksanlar

( Past President of OIA Executive Committee; Past Member of OIA Board of Trustees )

Mr. & Mrs. Ara & Erlin Dimitian

His Grandchildren:

Arlene Dimitian, Chris Duhancioglu, Caroline Dimitian, Gabriel Duhancioglu, Nicole Berksanlar, Nishan Berksanlar

Mrs. Seta Atikyan (New York)

Mr. Kevork Atmadjian

Mrs. Marinet Cinoglu (Istanbul)

Mrs. Ebruhi Mercan (Istanbul)

Mrs. Berchuhi Berksanlar

Mr. & Mrs. Vincent & Rita Ohanyan (Philadelphia)

Mr. & Mrs. Arto & Tina Atmadjian

Mr. & Mrs. Andrew & Celine Bewsher (Boston)

As well as  Mercan, Cinoglu, Kuzikoglu Families;

With great sorrow they inform the passing of their beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, cousin, uncle & in law, Hovagim Sahakyan on Sunday August 20th.


Funeral Services will be held on

Saturday August 26,, 2017 at 11:00 am

St. Peter Armenian Apostolic Church

17231 Sherman Way, Van Nuys CA 91406


Burial services to follow at Oakwood Memorial Park

22601 Lassen St, Chatsworth CA 91311


Followed by a Memorial Luncheon at:

Olympia Banquet Hall

16922 Sherman Way, Van  Nuys, CA 91406


It is the wish of the family that in Lieu of Flowers,

Donations in his memory be made to:

Western Diocese

Abp. Hovnan Derderian Scholarship Fund

for Hovagim Sahakyan Endowment Fund.


On behalf of   OIA Board of Trustees, OIA Executive Committee


all the committees, we convey our heartfelt condolences To:

Mrs. Hilda Sahakyan

Mr. & Mrs. Hacik & Alin Duhancioglu

Mr. & Mrs. Kurken & Talin Berksanlar

Mr. & Mrs. Ara & Erlin Dimitian

Also all Relatives and Friends


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