Requiem Service in Glendale on Sunday for Slain Gyumri Family

A scene from the Avetisyan family funeral in Gyumri

Just as Armenians around the world, our entire community was shocked when it learned about the brutal killing of the Avetisyan family in Gyumri. This crime, which was widely condemned and mourned further saddened and pained all of us when we learned that the only survivor of that vicious crime, six-month-old Serozhya Avetisyan, passed away on Jan. 19 after battling for his fragile life for one week.

The Armenian Revolutionary Federation Western US Central Committee condemns the criminal murder of the Avetisyan family, expresses its condolences and sympathies to the Avetisyan family, the residents of Gyumri and all Armenians.

In memory of the murdered family members, the Central Committee has organized a Requiem Service, which will be held on Sunday, January 25 at St. Mary’s Church in Glendale,

We call on community members to attend this service with their relatives and pay their respects to the memory of the Avetisyan family.

ARF Western US
Central Committee

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  1. Dr.Herm Mihranian said:

    The killing of the Avetisyan family is a serious crime. My condolences to the family.