Varsen (Tarpinian) Fadel, 88, of Niagara Falls, NY, passed away on Monday, December 24, 2012 at Mt. St. Mary's Hospital in Lewiston, NY. Born in Niagara Falls, NY, she was the daughter of the late Khachig and Geneve (Andonian) Tarpinian.
Mrs. Fadel is survived by one son, Thomas M. Fadel of Youngstown, NY and was predeceased by her husband, Edmund Leo Fadel; her daughter, Sandra Ann Fadel; and son, Edmund Frederick Fadel. Survivors also include two granddaughters, Tara Ann Fadel of Midway City, CA and Stacey Fadel; one brother, Sidney Tarpinian of Long Beach, CA; one sister, Sema (Stuart) Shepard of Wheatfield, NY; and several uncles, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews and cousins. She was also predeceased by her daughter-in-law, Marsha Fadel.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, April 27th from 11:00 AM until 12 Noon at St. Sarkis Armenian Church, 300-9th Street, Niagara Falls, NY, where a funeral service will immediately follow with at 12 Noon with Fr. Mampre Kouzouian officiating, assisted by Deacon Albert Amato. If desired, memorial offerings may be made to St. Sarkis Armenian Church, 300-9th Street, Niagara Falls, NY 14303 or to Niagara University (to be used for students in need), P.O. Box 2015, Niagara University, NY 14109. Arrangements by M.J. COLUCCI & SON NIAGARA FUNERAL CHAPEL, 2730 Military Road, Niagara Falls, NY 14304.
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