Arthur J. TabakianApril 26, 2008
Troy - Arthur J. Tabakian, 90, of Conway Court passed away Saturday, April 26, 2008 at Albany Memorial Hospital surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Troy, he was son of the late Adoor Tabakian and Mary (Tutunjian) Tabakian and husband of the late Gertrude (Balanis) Tabakian. He was born, educated and resided in Troy all his life.
Mr. Tabakian was the owner and operator of Master Cleaners in Guilderland for 25 years retiring in 2004.
He was a proud member of the Troy, NY Detachment of the Marine Corps League and a World War II veteran of the Marine Corps.
Survivors include his children, Kathleen Catone, Lynne (Vartan) Jerian, Glenn (Mary Alice) Tabakian, Mary (Kevork) Parseghian and Cynthia (Terry) Loftus; two sisters, Kay Tabakian and Rosemary (Harry) Ammian; 14 grandchildren; 9.5 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a son Arthur Tabakian.
Funeral service will be held Thursday at 10:00 AM at St. Peter Armenian Apostolic Church 100 Troy-Schenectady Road Watervliet with Rev. Bedros Kadehjian, Pastor, officiating.
Relatives and friends may call at St. Peter Armenian Apostolic Church in Watervliet on Wednesday from 6-8 PM.
Interment will be in St. Agnes Cemetery in Menands.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in memory of Arthur J. Tabakian to The Community Hospice of Rensselaer County 295 Valley View Boulevard Rensselaer, NY 12144 or St. Peter Armenian Apostolic Church 100 Troy-Schenectady Road Watervliet, NY 12189.