Born in 1931, Vakef, Mousa Ler
It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, grandfather and uncle, Zohrab Shamassian, which took place on Saturday, November 19, 2016.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at 10 a.m., Forty Martyrs Armenian Apostolic Church, 5315 W. McFadden Ave., Santa Ana, CA 92704.
The burial will be held at Cypress Forest Lawn 4471 Lincoln Ave., Cypress, CA 90630.
He is survived by his:
Wife, Anahid Shamassian
Son, Mihran-Mike and Joanne Shamassian and children, Joshua and Hannah
Daughter, Silva Shamassian
Late sister, Kohar and Krikor Erbabian’s children and their families
Late brother, Simon Shamassian’s wife Vartouhi Shamassian and children with their familes
Late brother, Vartkes Shamassian’s wife Lucine Shamassian and children with their familes
Late brother, Bedros Shammassian’s wife, Kohar Shamassian and children with their families
Rev. Nareg Shrikian and family
Brother-in-law, Karekin and Haigouhi Arslanian and children
Borther-in-law, Mihran and Vera Arslanian and children
And cousins, relatives and friends.
A reception will follow at Ghookasian Hall adjacent to Forty Martyrs Armenian Chuch. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Ari Giragos Minassian Armenian School, Forty Martyrs Armenian Apostolic Church, Armenian Missionary Association of America (AMAA) or Melkonian Alumni.
The funeral service will be streamed live on YouTube.