Victoria Kazanjian

Published on Monday, 10 July 2017 21:58


Victoria Kazanjian, 73, of East Berlin, widow of Vahe Kazanjian, passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 9, 2017, at The Hospital of Central Connecticut.

Born in Istanbul, Turkey, she was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Nubar Sarkissian. Victoria was a former New Britain resident before moving to East Berlin in 1974. She was a member of the Armenian Church of the Holy Resurrection.

Surviving are her daughter, Nora Machata and her husband, Christopher, of Berlin; her son, Abraham V. Kazanjian of East Berlin; and her two grandchildren, Grace and Alex. The family would like to thank Dr. Patricia DeFusco, Dr. Neil Wasserman, the staff at The Wethersfield Infusion Center and HOCC, and her close friends for their love and care over the past few months.

Funeral services will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at the Armenian Church of the Holy Resurrection. Burial will be in Wilcox Cemetery, East Berlin. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Armenian Church of the Holy Resurrection, 1910 Stanley St., New Britain, CT 06053 or to Susan G. Komen New England, 74 Batterson Park Road, Farmington, CT 06032, to help us continue the fight against breast cancer. Erickson-Hansen Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Please share a memory of Victoria with the family in the online guest book at

Posted in New Britain Herald, on Monday, 10 July 2017 21:58. Updated: Monday, 10 July 2017 22:00.