Bishop Moushegh Mardirossian–Western Prelate of the Armenian Apostolic Church of America; the Prelacy Religious and Executive Councils; the Board of Trustees of St. Gregory the Illuminator Armenian Church–and the church cleric report the death of benefactor Krikor Krouzian–which occurred on Sunday–April 19–in San Francisco.
For many years–Krouzian served as member and chairman of the Board of Trustees of St. Gregory the Illuminator Armenian Church; the church’s choirmaster; chairman of the Church and Armenian Center Construction Committee. Among notable recipients of Krouzian’s financial support have been the Krouzian-Zekarian-Vasbouragan Armenian School and the Armenian student scholarship fund–which he established at University of California–Berkeley–with his sister–in honor of the memory of their parents.
Memorial services will be held on Thursday–April 23–11 a.m.–at St. Gregory the Illuminator Church. Internment will follow at Cyprus Lawn cemetery.