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Funeral Notice – Nazareth Hajinian

Nazareth Hajinian, age 90, entered into his eternal rest on Monday, October 11, 2021.  Born on August 20, 1931 in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Vagharshag and Florence Samerjian Hajinian. Nazareth served his country with distinction in the United States Army during the Korean War.  He   owned and operated Suzy-Q Cleaners […]

Funeral – Doris Alahverde

Doris Emma Alahverde, 94, entered into eternal life on October 7, 2021.  Doris was the devoted and loving wife to her late husband, Armen J. Alahverde. They co-managed his well-loved, local painting business.  She is survived by her treasured children: son, Joe and wife Maria; daughter, Faith; and adored grandson, Armen. She was a beloved […]

Parish Assembly 2021

The Annual Parish Assembly of Holy Trinity Armenian Church will be held on Sunday, September 12, 2021, in the Santerian Hall at 1:00 p.m. A light lunch will be available prior to the assembly. Members who have met the requirements of the By-Laws of the Diocese of the Armenian Church of America (Eastern) are eligible to […]


FEAST OF THE ASSUMPTION OF ST. MARY THE GOD BEARER & BLESSING OF THE GRAPES Holy Trinity Armenian Apostolic ChurchSunday August 15, 2021 Blessing of the Grapes following the Liturgy You can donate online at or mail your check to HOLY TRINITY ARMENIAN CHURCH101 ASHMEAD ROADCHELTENHAM, PA 19012SEND TO OFFICE BY 08/09/21 Remember to […]

Parish Directory Update

We are preparing an in-house Parish Directory, updating, correcting, adding many new names of those who consider themselves members, of Holy Trinity Armenian Church, Cheltenham, Pa. We plan to complete and distribute this directory by the end of 2021.  Therefore, we ask that you fill out the form below and return it to the church […]

Holy Trinity News

  Special Hours at Church on May 30 Dear Parishioners and Friends,  Please be advised that church hours will change for the Sunday of Memorial Day weekend, May 30, 2021. On this day, church will be open from 10 to 11 am only, with Fr. Hakob Gevorgyan conducting a short service during that time.  Normal hours will […]

Funeral Notice – Virginia Shakarjian

Virginia G. “Ginny” Shakarjian, 87, entered into eternal life on May 19, 2021.  She is survived by her beloved husband, Ara, with whom she shared 65 years of marriage; her devoted children: Mark Shakarjian, Daniel Shakarjian (Kris) and Christine Grosstephan (Michael). She is also survived by four adored grandchildren: Victoria Lyons (Rob), Karyn Shakarjian, Emily […]