Dr. George Mardirossian, Jr, 79, passed away peacefully on Friday,
February 26, 2021 at his home in New Hope, PA.
Born and raised in Passaic, NJ, Dr. Mardirossian graduated from
Rutgers University and attended dental school at The University of
Medicine and Dentistry of NJ, to become an Oral Maxillofacial Surgeon,
where he also for more than 30 years was an educator, surgeon and
served as the chairman of the Department of Oral Surgery. George
retired in Ocean City, NJ for 19 years where he and his wife enjoyed life
at the beach while spending time with his grandchildren, family and
George truly loved his family and friends and supported them through
good times and bad with the beloved family mantra from his late father –
George was a lifelong member of St. Leon Armenian Church in Fair
Lawn, NJ. His family was amongst the founding members that built the
church. He cherished his Armenian heritage, family traditions and
culture, especially the food!
Son of the late George Mardirossian, Sr. and Alice (Parsekoff)
Mardirossian, he is survived by his devoted wife of 54 years Susan
(Palmieri) Mardirossian, his son Gregory Mardirossian and his wife
Stacey, their children Andrew and Katherine, his daughter Anne
(Mardirossian) Magliaro and her husband Brian and their children Abigail
and Lauren, his twin sister Rose Mardirossian, his sister Eleanor
(Mardirossian) Cafone and her husband Rocco, and numerous nieces,
nephews and cousins.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday March 4, 2021 at
1:00 pm at St. Leon Armenian Church, 12-61 Saddle River Rd, Fair
Visitation will be Thursday from 12:00 noon until the time
of the mass at the church. http://www.stleon.org/sl/About%20Us/Driving%20Directions/
Burial will follow in Laurel Grove Cemetery in Totowa, NJ.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to St. Leon
Armenian Church: http://www.stleon.org/sl/Donate/