Ararat Armenian Cemetery &
Masis Ararat Armenian Cemetery

Grounds are open daily from dawn to dusk
Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am to 3:30pm

Phone: (559) 292-2415 | Location Maps | icon facebook

January 2, 1930 - January 1, 2016

Mildred was born on January 2, 1930 in Fresno, California to parents, Arakel and Alice (Ounjian) Barsamian.

She passed away on January 1, 2016 in Fresno, California.

Mildred was preceded in death by her husband, Edward A. Shirin in March of ... Read more


January 2, 1920 - December 29, 2015

Beloved husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather, Sarkis Sahatdjian, passed away on Tuesday, December 29, 2015. Sarkis was born on January 2, 1920, in Constantinople to Armenian parents, Vagharshag and Makrouhi Sahatdjian of Erzerum, Armenia, who survived ... Read more


February 22, 1920 - December 24, 2015

Beloved father and grandfather Bob (Melkeset) Der Mugrdechian died on December 24, 2015 in his Clovis, California home. He was born on February 22, 1920 in Fresno and was the fourth of six children, and the first son of Anooshavan and Rakel Der Mugrdechian of Van, A ... Read more


June 11, 1931 - November 29, 2015

George was born on June 11, 1931 in Israel. He passed away on November 29, 2015 in Fresno, California.

George was an accountant for twenty-five years.

He is survived by his wife, Pauline Basmagian of Fresno, California; his son, Vahan Basma ... Read more


November 4, 1923 - November 18, 2015

Rose was born on November 4, 1923 in Fresno, California to parents, Ohan and Jouhar (Giragosian) Keyahian.

She passed away on November 18, 2015 in Rancho Mirage, California.

Rose was a school secretary for twenty years.

She was ... Read more


- November 10, 2015


January 23, 1920 - October 30, 2015

Jean Garabedian, a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother, passed away peacefully on Friday, October 30th at age 95. Jean was born on January 23, 1920 to Mompre and Azniv Kazarian. 

Jean graduated from Fresno Technical High School. Jean met Pete, th ... Read more


September 4, 1925 - October 21, 2015

Mary was born on September 4, 1925 in New York to parents, Phillip and Eughaper (Minasian) Lazarian.

She passe ... Read more