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Vartkes Messerlian

March 8, 1933 - November 22, 2016

Birthdate: March 8, 1933

Place of Birth: Beirut, Lebanon

Date of Death: November 22, 2016

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Vartkes was born on March 8, 1933 in Beirut, Lebanon to parents Nahabed and Gulizar (Hovanesian) Messerlian. He passed away on November 22, 2016 in Fresno, California.

Vartkes was a civil engineer for the State of California.

He is survived by his wife, Nazeli Messerlian; his children, Hrair Messerlian and his wife Diane; Arpi Apkarian and her husband Berj, Vahe Messerlian and his wife Haigoush, and Aram Messerlian and his wife Rita; eleven grandchildren, Raffi, Nareg, Haig, Armen, Aram, Sevag, Zareh, Karina, Gregory, Nico, and Michael; and his siblings, Serpouhie Messerlian, Hagop Messerlian and his wife Shoghig, and Sossy Shahinian and her husband Shahe.

Visitation will be held on Friday, November 25, 2016 from 6:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. with a Home Service at 7:00 P.M. at Yost & Webb Funeral Home.

A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 11:00 A.M. at Holy Trinity Armenian Apostolic Church (2226 Ventura  St., Fresno, CA 93721). 

Interment will follow at Masis Ararat Armenian Cemetery, 250 N. Hughes Ave., Fresno, CA 93706.

Remembrances may be made to Charlie Keyan Armenian Community School Teachers Fund, 108 N. Villa Ave., Clovis, CA 93612

Interment Information

Interment will be at Masis Ararat Armenian Cemetery, 250 N. Hughes Ave., Fresno, CA 93706.

Funeral Service Information

A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 11:00 A.M. at Holy Trinity Armenian Apostolic Church (2226 Ventura  St., Fresno, CA 93721). 


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