Julia H. Shabouian
of Lowell; 89
LOWELL -- Julia H. Shabouian, 89, died unexpectedly on Monday, January 20, 2014.
Julia was born in Lowell on January 13, 1925. She was the beloved daughter of the late Haroutune K. Shabouian and Elizabeth (Sarkisian) Shabouian.
She received her education through the Lowell School system and was a graduate of Lowell High School, class of 1941. She then continued her education and was a graduate of Lowell Commercial College. For many years, she was employed as a bookkeeper having worked for Lincoln Stores of Lowell and Jordan Marsh/Allied Stores of Boston.
She was a member of Sts. Vartanantz Armenian Church of Chelmsford, MA and in her free time volunteered at the American Red Cross and Lowell VNA/Hospice. She was also an avid knitter.
Julia is survived by her brother, Carol Shabouian of Dracut; her niece, Debra Hudson of Dracut, three grandnephews, David, Christopher, and Jonathan, and her dear friends, Rose Kirkorian and Jane Carroll.
She is predeceased by her brother, Mike (Manoog) Shabouian, and nephew, Michael Shabouian.
SHABOUIAN -- Private burial service will be held in the spring. Those who wish to make memorial contributions may do so to: Sts. Vartanantz Armenian Church, 180 Old Westford Road, Chelmsford, MA 01824. Arrangements under the care of DRACUT FUNERAL HOME. To leave an online condolence, story, or message, please visit www.dracutfuneralhome.com