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Alex and Marie Manoogian Interred in Holy Etchmiadzin

 

 

On July 17, the earthly remains of National Hero of the Republic of Armenia, Life President of the Armenian General Benevolent Union and national benefactor of the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, Alex Manoogian, and those of his wife, Marie Manoogian, were committed to the soil on the grounds of Holy Etchmiadzin. His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, presided and offered the solemn Repose of Souls service, with the participation of the RA President Robert Kocharian, NKR President Arkady Ghoukasian, President of the National Assembly of Armenia Tigran Torosian, RA Prime Minister Serge Sargsian, the children of Alex and Marie Manoogian – Louise Manoogian Simone and Richard Manoogian, and Manoogian family members.