ST. PETERSBURG, FL - Ararad "BUZZ" Buzdigian 86, passed Sunday April 3, 2011 At Hospice House Woodside in Florida. He was the beloved husband Laura E. (Majka) Buzdigian. They were married for 60 years.
Born in Pawtucket he was a son of the late Elias and Eva (Phelie) Buzdigian.
Before retiring he was employed for over 40 years at the Entwistle Company, where he worked his way up from Machinist to Sales Product Manager, retiring to Florida in 1988.
He was a WWII Army Veteran serving both in the European and Pacific Theaters.
Besides his wife he leaves his loving children Paula Powell, Karen Scarpetta, Lori Trudeau, Arthur and John Buzdigian. He also leaves 1 sister Elizabeth Lovett, 13 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He was the father of the late Allen Buzdigian.
His funeral with Military Honors will be held Monday April 11, 2011 at 8:30 a.m. from the Karol A. Romenski & Sons Funeral Home 342 High Street Central Falls with a Prayer Service in the Funeral Home at 10:00 a.m. Relatives and friends are welcome to attend and may call at the Funeral Home Monday morning. In lieu of flowers Memorial Donations to Home And Hospice Care of RI 1085 North Main Street Providence, RI 02904 would be greatly appreciated. Burial will be in Notre Dame Cemetery Pawtucket.