Mary Kuldjian KoshgarianOctober 21, 2006
North Greenbush- Mary Kuldjian Koshgarian, 100,formerly of Jacob Street Troy died Saturday, October 21, 2006 at Van Rensselaer Manor in North Greenbush, of natural causes.
Born in Aintab, Turkey,she was the daughter of the late Manoug and Ovsanna Kuldjian and wife of the late Avedis Koshgarian.
She came to the United States to Troy at the age of 17.
Mrs. Koshgarian was employed at Cluett, Peabody and Company in Troy for 25 years, retiring 39 years ago.
She was a member of St. Peter Armenian Apostolic Church in Watervliet and its Women's Guild.
She is survived by two sons, Harry Koshgarian (Marion) of Niskayuna and Michael Koshgarian Sr. (Dyanne) of Troy; five grandchildren, Caryl Halburian (Kim), Robert Koshgarian (Monica), Michael Koshgarian Jr. and Kristin and John Koshgarian; and five great grandchildren, Alexa and Erika Halburian and Gabriela, Nicholas and Christian Koshgarian. She was predeceased by a brother, Manoug Kuldjian Jr. and a sister, Arshalous Ashjian.
Funeral service will be held Wednesday at 11:00 AM at the St. Peter Armenian Apostolic Church 100 Troy-Schenectady Road Watervliet with Rev. Stepanos Doudoukjian, Pastor, officiating. Relatives and friends may call at the CHURCH from 10-11 AM prior to the service.
Interment Memory's Garden in Colonie.
Contributions may be made in memory of Mrs. Koshgarian to St. Peter Armenian Apostolic Church 100 Troy-Schenectady Road Watervliet, NY 12189.