It is with tremendous sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved Aunt, Nartuhi (Nora) Selverian, on
August 14, 2020. Nartuhi was born on November 25, 1939 in Philadelphia, PA. to Yeprad and Louise Selverian. She
is predeceased by her brothers, Sarkis and Nazareth. Nartuhi is survived by her nieces and nephews, Adam (Sarah),
Eddie (Diana), Kevin (Jody), Denise and Stacey. She was blessed with her great nieces and nephews, Christian,
Simon, Tiffany, Alexander, Andrew, Nicholas, Stephanie, Kirynn and Samantha.
In 1959, the family business Golden Arrow Cleaners was established and Nartuhi took pride in running the office.
She dedicated over 50 years of her life to St. Gregory Armenian Apostolic Church. Throughout those years, she was
a loving Sunday school teacher, an active member of the Ladies Guild, Board Member (two terms) and National
Representative (two terms). In addition, she served several terms as the President, Vice President, and Treasurer for
the National Ladies Guild. Her family and church always filled her life with happiness and joy.
Nartuhi loved to travel and often said that she was so lucky to have seen the world with her family and friends. She
traveled throughout the United States, Europe and Mexico. She was a loving daughter, sister, aunt and friend. She
lived her life to the fullest and was grateful for everything she had. Until the very end, she would say “I am very
blessed…I had a good life”. She wanted everyone to remember her smiling and happy. She will truly be missed by
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, relatives and friends are invited to the Interment (Grave Site Service Only). With
safety in mind for all guests, face masks are mandatory.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial donation can be made to St. Gregory Armenian Apostolic Church, 8701 Ridge Ave,
Philadelphia, PA 19128.
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
Valley Forge Memorial Gardens
352 S. Gulph Rd.
King of Prussia, PA 19406
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St. Gregory the Illuminator Armenian Apostolic Church
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