It is with deep sorrow that the community of 

St. Sarkis Armenian Apostolic Church

announces the passing of

Serge Zarekh Chanelian

Age 42, passed away on March 14, 2024

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


Beloved son of Zarekh and the late Anahid Chanelian.

Loving brother of Serena Chanelian, Christina (Alex) Hagopian and Shant Chanelian.

Serge will also be missed by other loving family members.  


Visitation Thursday, March 21, 2024 at St. Sarkis Armenian Apostolic Church 19300 Ford Road, Dearborn at 10:00 a.m.  Funeral Service will begin at 11:00 a.m. Burial Service to follow at 12:15 p.m. at Oakland Hills Memorial Gardens, Novi.


In lieu of flowers memorial donations are to the family. To make a donations, go to:

If writing a check, please make payable to Christina Hagopian.


To send a loving message and view Serge's obituary, please go to

May God rest his soul in eternal peace.

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