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 Araxy <I>Enkababian</I> Koroyan

Araxy Enkababian Koroyan

Cairo, Al Qahirah, Egypt
Death 18 Nov 2012 (aged 90)
Fresno, Fresno County, California, USA
Burial Fresno, Fresno County, California, USA
Memorial ID 101025591 · View Source
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Araxy Koroyan was born in Cairo, Egypt on August 21, 1922 to Vartan & Perouz Enkababian, and passed away in Fresno on November 18, 2012 at the age of 90.

Araxy had a wonderful life, traveled many places with her family and enjoyed life to its fullest.

She lived in Khartoum, Sudan most of her life; she worked as a teacher until her marriage in 1949, to her wonderful husband Levon Koroyan in Alexandria, Egypt.

The family moved to Sudan in 1954 and lived there until 1968.

They had a successful business and a very comfortable lifestyle, where Levon, being a dentist by profession, opened the first dental laboratory in Khartoum, Sudan.

In 1968 the family moved to the United States and established their home in Fresno.

For the next 17 years Araxy worked at San Joaquin Gardens and was the head of the Amber Court.

Araxy was a great disciplinarian, highly organized and a very detail person, she was a great cook and talented in needlework and embroidery. Spending time with her family was one of the joys in her life.

She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband of 40 years, her brother and her sister.

She is survived by her children, Annie Missakian and her husband Arsen, John Varouj Koroyan and his wife Nora, grandchildren, Michael and his wife Diyana, Eric Missakian, Jeffrey Koroyan, Tanya Koroyan and her great grandson Mason Missakian.

Visitation will be held at Holy Trinity Armenian Church on Friday, November 23, 2012 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am, followed by church services at 11:00 am.

Following services, interment will be at Masis Ararat Cemetery.

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