WORCESTER — The late Berjoohie H. (“Berjie”) Zakarian of Worcester was a longtime subscriber to the Armenian Mirror-Spectator and supporter of the Tekeyan Cultural Assocation (TCA). Through her estate, she recently donated $10,843 to the Mirror, and the same amount to the TCA. The Mirror and TCA are most appreciative of her support, and are certain her memory will live on among friends and relatives.
Zakarian was born on November 18, 1921. A graduate of Commerce High School, she worked as a hairstylist for almost 40 years. She was active in the Armenian Church of Our Savior, as well as in the Armenian General Benevolent Union, Armenian Assembly, Daughters of Vartan and the Armenian Museum of America. She passed away on February 15, 2013. The daughter of Hapet and Yougaper (Topjian) Zakarian, she was sister of Asbed “Ozzie” Zakarian, and has many surviving relatives. She is buried at Hope Cemetery in Worcester.