Satenik "Seta" H. Garabedian

May 10, 1934June 8, 2021


It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of

SATENIK (SETA) H. GARABEDIAN May 10, 1934 – June 8, 2021

VISITATION Saturday, June 12, 2021 10:30a.m. to 11:30a.m. St. David Armenian Church 2300 Yamato Road Boca Raton, FL. 33487

FUNERAL SERVICE Saturday, June 12, 2021 11:30a.m. St. David Armenian Church 2300 Yamato Road Boca Raton, FL. 33487

INTERMENT Satenik will join her beloved departed husband, Edward and her deceased son, Hrant, in Cedar Grove Cemetery located in Flushing, New York

It is with extreme sadness that we announce the passing of Satenik (Seta) Garabedian, at 87 years old. She was the widow of Edward Garabedian, who died in 2012. She leaves her son Hachik Garabedian, her future daughter-in-law, Jean Mosessian, her grandchildren, Isabela Garabedian, Olivia Garabedian and Hrant Garabedian and her brother, Nubar Khatchikian as well as many cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends. Her son Hrant predeceased her in 1984. Seta was a loving mom, grandmother, aunt, and friend who was extremely special to many. She loved her family unconditionally. She was a critical part of each of our lives.

Seta was born, May 10, 1934, in Ruse, Bulgaria to Hrant and Vartuhi Hachikian. She married Edward Garabedian in 1955 and they had 2 sons, Hachik and Hrant. In 1968, she immigrated with her husband Edward and two sons, to Queens, New York, where family and heritage were the mainstays. She worked as a seamstress at Oscar de la Renta and then ran the gift shop of the Waldorf Astoria Hotel on Park Avenue in New York City. In 1983, her son, Hachik, opened the French Mediterranean fine dining establishment, Bistro Metro, in Forest Hills, New York. Seta played a major roll in creating specialty menus and fine baked goods. In 2003, Seta moved to Florida with her husband, and her son Hachik.

She adored each of her grandchildren who have countless wonderful memories of meals, vacations and most importantly time spent together. Her family, friends and church were her life.

Upon the Request of the Family, In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: St. David Armenian Church 2300 Yamato Road Boca Raton, FL. 33487

May God rest the soul of the departed and comfort the members of her family.


  • Gathering for Family & Friends

    Saturday, June 12, 2021

  • Funeral Service

    Saturday, June 12, 2021


Satenik "Seta" H. Garabedian

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