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Avedis I. Garabedian

March 9, 1949 - September 3, 2017

Obituary


Avedis I. "Avo" Garabetian of Richmond died Sunday, September 3, 2017. He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Vartouhi Garabetian; a son, Sahag and his wife, Andrea; a daughter, Suzy Martin and her husband, Michael; four grandchildren; four brothers, Koko, Haig, Anto and Hovsep; twin sisters, Maro Karabetian and Sona Haroun; also numerous nieces and nephews. "Avo" was a devoted husband and father; he worked for Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral for 34 years; and was an avid sportsman. The family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the...

Avedis I. "Avo" Garabetian of Richmond died Sunday, September 3, 2017. He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Vartouhi Garabetian; a son, Sahag and his wife, Andrea; a daughter, Suzy Martin and her husband, Michael; four grandchildren; four brothers, Koko, Haig, Anto and Hovsep; twin sisters, Maro Karabetian and Sona Haroun; also numerous nieces and nephews. "Avo" was a devoted husband and father; he worked for Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral for 34 years; and was an avid sportsman. The family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Parham Chapel, Woody Funeral Home, 1771 N. Parham Rd. A funeral service will be conducted 10 a.m. Friday at St. James Armenian Church. Interment in Westhampton Memorial & Cremation Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. James Armenian Church, 834 Pepper Ave., Richmond, VA 23226.