John Derderian Dies


PHILADELPHIA — John Derderian died on November 9, at the age of 59.

An active member of the Armenian community and the Tekeyan Cultural Association of Philadelphia, he leaves his wife, Nancy, his children Aram, Tamar and Arpi; brothers Antranik Derderian and Boghos Derderian and a sister Anahid Megerian, and her husband, Papken Megerian.

The wake took place on November 13 and the funeral took place on November 14, from St. Sahag and St. Mesrob Armenian Apostolic Church, of Wynnewood. Interment took place in Edgewood Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the church or the Armenian Sisters’ Academy of Radnor.