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, 1920 - December 29, 2015
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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


January 14, 1924 - October 16, 2015
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Ovsanna was born on January 14, 1924 in Kessab, Syria, to parents, Bedros and Efron (Apelian) Demirjian.

She passed away on October 16, 2015 in Fresno, California.
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November 21, 1923 - May 9, 2015
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Theodore (Ted) Shamshoian was born on November 21, 1923 to
immigrant parents, John and Mary Shamshoian in Fresno at Fresno 
General Hospital. He was baptized as Kachadoor Shamshoian.
Theodore graduated from Fresno Technical School in Fresno, C ... Read more


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


November 15, 1922 - November 29, 2016

Varsenig was born on November 15, 1922 in Kharpet, Turkey to parents Yeghia and Arshalous Oulashian. She passed away on November 29, 2016 in Fresno, California.

Varsenig is survived by her son, Vasken P. Sulahian of Glendale, California.

A ... Read more