|Birth: ||May 3, 1913, Turkey|
|Death: ||May 18, 2010|
Albert Egarian, son of the late John & Rachel Egarian.
Born in 1913 in Bitas, Turkey.
He was a survivor of the Armenian genocide which occurred during WWI. It was recorded in a book written by Franz Werfel called, "The Forty Days of Musa Dagh".
He was married for over 50 years to the former Sadie Beun of No Haledon, NJ who passed away in 1993.
In WWII, he worked for Curtis Wright in Fairfield, NJ, manufacturing propellers for the B29 bombers. After the war, he had his own tailoring and dry cleaning business, Mayflower Cleaners. He later joined the US Postal Service and worked out of the Hawthorne, Haledon post offices as a clerk until his retirement. He was past president of his local Golden Age Club. He was a life-long fan of the NY Yankees and saw both Babe Ruth and Lou Gerig play.
Al was always willing to help anyone, friend or neighbor, and he will be missed.
He is survived by his daughter, Carole Guillemin, of Charlottesville; 2 grandsons, Brandon Guillemin of Stockholm, NJ and Scott Guillemin of Oxford, NJ.; and 6 great grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Madison County Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 868, Madison, VA 22727.
A memorial service will be scheduled at a later date.
Created by: Juanda
Record added: Jan 06, 2011
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