GERAIR BOGHOS DERVISHIAN
August 4th, 1918 - October 8th, 2012
A beloved member of the Canadian-Armenian community passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by all his loved ones. Mr. Dervishian will be sadly missed by his loving wife of 65 years, Elize Dervishian (nee Melikian), his sister Nevart Mardinian (nee Dervishian), his daughter Rita Dervishian and son Arden Dervishian (Christine Kaprielian). Proud and devoted 'Dede' to his adoring grandchildren and great- grandchildren who will always remember him with the warmest of memories: Talar Chichmanian (Emil Hakobyan, Areni, Noyemi), Azad Chichmanian (Karine Philippon-Raymond), Saro Chichmanian (Sabrina Baronian), Dorine Dervishian (Hratch Chitilian, Karl, Chloe, Amelie), Gerard Dervishian (Aline Ohanian, Angelina), Mark Dervishian.
Visitation and funeral service will be held at St. Gregory the Illuminator Armenian Cathedral – 615 Stuart Avenue (Outremont), on Thursday, October 11th, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. with burial to follow. Following the interment, a luncheon reception will be held at St. Gregory the Illuminator Armenian Cathedral. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Renovation Fund of St. Gregory the Illuminator Armenian Cathedral of Montreal. Mr. Dervishian will be deeply missed by his family, his church and the many friends whose lives he has touched over the years.