Armen C. Babaian Passes At Age 57

The ORIA is saddened to report the passing of Armen C. Babaian of Chesterfield, MO who died suddenly on Oct. 1, 2014. Long-time rug merchant, Babaian was past president and permanent Board Member of the ORRA. He was the beloved husband of Annemarie Babaian, nee Ruprecht; dear brother of Alex (Debbie) Babaian and Diane Babain. Brother-in-law of Art (Nancy), Stephen (Lisa) and Danny (Natalie) Ruprecht, Cyndi Hunt and Maureen Fadem, son-in-law of Mary Ruprecht, and also survived by many beloved nieces and nephews, cousins and friends. If desired, donations may be made to Stray Rescue of St. Louis, 2320 Pine St., St. Louis, MO 63103. A guest book and audio condolences are available on the website for those who wish to leave a message for the family online: http://obits.dignitymemorial.com/dignity-memorial/obituary.aspx?n=Armen-Babaian&lc=6772&pid=172668278&mid=6144176...

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