William A. Papazian
May 23, 1932 - April 8, 2021
Joseph J. Smith
Kunjilartsi Terzian/Nepola Family
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Joseph J. Smith Funeral Home
692 U.S. Route 6
Mahopac, NY 10541
845-621-1992 | Map
Tuesday 4/13, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Visitation Guidelines:

-The health and safety of our guests is of the utmost importance.

-Visitors must wear a face covering.

-Visitors must practice social distancing inside and outside the funeral home.

-Be aware that we have occupancy restrictions and you may have to remain outside the funeral home, socially distanced at all times.

Thank you for your assistance and patience.

Ballard-Barrett Cemetery
Route 6N
Mahopac Falls, NY 10542
Tuesday 4/13, 12:00 pm

Graveside Prayer Service will take place at 12 Noon at Ballard-Barrett Cemetery on Tuesday April 13, 2021

Memorial Contributions

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of William may be made to the following Armenian charitable organizations:

http://www.orran.am/   or   http://www.mer-hooys.org/

William A. Papazian, a 60 year resident of Mahopac, NY passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 8, 2021 at the age of 88.  William, or Bill and Willie as he was affectionately known to family and friends, was the son of Andrew Papazian and Mary Azarian.  He was born in the Bronx, NY on May…

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Kunjilartsi Terzian/Nepola Family left a message on April 28, 2021:
To all of Willy's family - our Papazian and Kasbarian cousins, From Nashville, Chicago, NY and Connecticut, in great sadness sharing your loss, we all send our love, prayers and heartfelt condolences. Our cousin Willy was such a sweet, kind, dear, gifted man who will be greatly missed. As we say in Armenian - Asdvadz Hokin Looysavoreh (may God illumine his soul), may Willy now rest in peace, and the memory of his name be eternal. And may God comfort you all... Nancy (Randy), Noreen, Ninette (Mark) and Rick
Mark left a message on April 15, 2021:
*Big Bill was True Blue*
Nancy & Randy left a message on April 14, 2021:
To all the Papazian family, we were so sad to hear the news about our "cousin" Willie. He was such a sweet and gifted man, one of our favorite Kunjilartsi's, including his dear parents o'bm and sister Fran. May Willie rest-in-peace and his memory be eternal...as we say in Armenian: Asdvadz Hokin Looysavoreh. And may the Lord comfort you all. In loving memory, The Terzian/Papazian/Zakarian/Nepola family
Joseph J. Smith left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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