It is with deep sorrow that the community of 

St. Sarkis Armenian Apostolic Church

announces the passing of


Age 99, passed away on June 12, 2024

On this sad occasion, the Pastor, Board of Trustees, and all the auxiliary bodies of St. Sarkis Church, extend their heartfelt sympathy to Garabed's family members.


Beloved husband of the late Victoria (nee Garabedian). Loving father of the late Jack, Patricia, Rosanne and Gregory. Dear brother of the late Barkev (the late Angele) Darakdjian, the late John (Bergy) Darakdjian and Karnig (Salpi) Darakdjian and brother in law of Dickran (Elizabeth) Kamar. Garabed will also be missed by his family and friends.


Visitation will take place on Monday, June 17, 2024, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Saint Sarkis Armenian Apostolic Church. Funeral service to begin at 11:00 a.m. Burial Service to follow at Glen Eden Memorial Park 35667 Eight Mile Road, Livonia.


In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to St. Sarkis Armenian Apostolic Church click here to make an online donation.


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May God rest his soul in eternal peace.

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