Yervant Manofarian was a consistent contributor to the ARF press for many years–and served as the director of the Hamazkayin Publishing House in Beirut. Prior to that–he was the editor of the Haleb-based Arevelk newspaper. He served as a member and representative of successive ARF Lebanon Central Committees–and from 1992-1995 became a member of the ARF Bureau.
Funeral Services were conducted Monday at noon at the St. Gregory the Illuminator church in Antelias–Burial services were held at the pantheon of the Armenian cemetery of Bourj Hammoud.
ARF BUREAU CONDOLENCE
The ARF Bureau is deeply saddened by the death of devout Unger and previous Bureau member Unger Yervant Manofarian who passed away on May 16–2002 in Beirut Lebanon.
ARF WESTERN REGION CC OFFERS CONDOLENCES
The Central Committee of the ARF Western Region conveys–on behalf of all members of the region–deepest sympathies on the death of dedicated Unger–Yervant Manofarian.
May he rest in peace.
ARF Western Region Central Committee