Anita Vartabedian, 77, of Dracut, MA died on Friday May 25, 2012 at St Elizabeth’s Hospital, Brighton. Mrs Vartabedian was born in Chelsea, MA and was raised in Revere, MA. Anita was a stay at home mom and worked, for some time as a caregiver to the elderly. She was an avid bowler and bowled with several local bowling leagues.
The widow of Jack Vartabedian, her family members include her son, Jack and his wife, Michelle Vartabedian and her daughter, Anita and her husband, Paul Puorro both of Salem, NH. She leaves her sisters, Rose Aremelin of Revere, MA and Varnie Zuis of Brockton, MA and her loving nieces, nephews, cousins and great nieces and greatnephews.
Calling hours will be on Wednesday May 30, 2012 from 5 to 8 pm at The Charles F. Dewhirst Funeral Home, 80 Broadway, Methuen. The Rite of Burial will be on Thursday May 31 at 11:00 am in The Armenian Apostolic Church at Hye Pointe located at St Gregory The Illuminator Church, 110 Main Street, Haverhill, MA. Memorial contributions may be made to St Gregory The Illuminator Church, PO Box 8069, Ward Hill, MA. 01835.