Derry, NH — Moorad Mooradian, 91, of Derry, N.H., died on Saturday, February 1, at Parkland Medical Center in Derry. Moorad was born and educated in Haverhill, Mass. He later moved to Salem, N.H., where he and his wife raised their family. Moorad served his country in both the U.S. Army, the U.S. Navy, and then the Naval Reserves. He served in Germany during WWII, and was in the Navy for 20 years.
He retired as a senior supervisor of construction from GE in Lynn, Mass., after 39 years of service. Moorad was a member of the Naval Enlisted Reserve Association, the American Legion in Salem, and the Saggahew Masonic Lodge in Haverhill. He was an avid golfer and a member of Crystal Springs Golf Course, where he once got a hole in one on the 6th hole. He was predeceased by his parents, Hagop and Araxie (Minian) Mooradian; his beloved wife, Anna (Still) Mooradian; and his siblings, Rose Mooradian, Michael Mooradian, Mary Mooradian, and Nubar and Gladys Mooradian.
He is survived by his son, Philip Mooradian and his wife, Maureen, of Hudson, N.H.; his daughter, Susan and her husband, Scott Arthur of Methuen, Mass.; five grandchildren, Ryan, Timothy and Kristi Mooradian, and Christopher and Andrew Driscoll.
ARRANGEMENTS: Services will be private for the family. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Moorad’s name may be sent to Friends of Veterans, 222 Holiday Dr., Suite 20, White River Junction, VT 05001, The American Cancer Society, 2 Commerce Drive, Suite 110, Bedford, NH 03110, or the American Diabetes Assn., 249 Canal St., Manchester, NH 03101.
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