Passing of Very Reverend Vartan (Thomas) Garabedian

Most Reverend Nicholas DiMarzio, Bishop of Brooklyn, regrets to inform you of the death of Very Reverend Vartan (Thomas) Garabedian, J.C.D., a priest of the Armenian Catholic Eparchy of Our Lady of Nareg in the USA and Canada, formerly ministering in the Diocese of Brooklyn. Father Garabedian was born on July 26, 1973 in Lebanon, was ordained to the Priesthood on July 6, 2003, and died Sunday, October 1, 2017.

Father Garabedian served the Diocese of Brooklyn as Judge and Adjutant Judicial Vicar for the Tribunal, with residence at the Parish of Saint Ann, Flushing.

The arrangements are as follows:

Mary’s Nativity – Saint Ann R.C. Church MASS (Mass at Saint Ann Worship Site)
142-30 58th Avenue Flushing, New York 11355
Tel: (718) 359-5996

Thursday, November 9, 2017
7:30 PM

Please pray for the repose of his soul and for the consolation of his family and friends. May he rest in the peace of Christ, the Risen Lord.

Reverend Monsignor Anthony Hernandez, J.C.L. Chancellor and Vicar for Canonical Affairs