In memory of

Anne-Marie Sahazizian (nee Savulian)

April 9, 1946 -  September 13, 2019

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Anne-Marie Sahazizian in Toronto on Friday, September 13, 2019, at the age of 73 years. Anne-Marie was born to two survivors of the Armenian Genocide in Bucharest, Romania on April 9, 1946. She will be remembered by her husband of 53 years, Lanis, and her children, Anton (Laura), and Alice (Leonardo). Anne-Marie will also be lovingly missed by her five grandchildren, Antonia, Gabriela, Jack, Lilly and Teddy.

Anne-Marie was a dedicated professional Electrical Engineer who loved her work at Ontario Hydro and Hydro One. She helped countless others in their careers and was a recognized leader by international organizations including IEEE and CIGRE.

Visitations will be held on Thursday, September 19 at 5:00-8:00 p.m. and Friday, September 20 at 1:00-2:00 p.m., at York Cemetery and Funeral Centre, 160 Beecroft Rd., North York.

The Funeral Service will be held on Friday, September 20th, 2019 at 2:00 p.m., at York Cemetery and Funeral Centre, 160 Beecroft Rd., North York. Internment will follow at the family plot. A reception will be held on location.

Memorial donations in memory of Anne-Marie can be made to the Aplastic Anemia & Myelodysplasia Association of Canada ( and Children of Armenia Fund (


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Pauline Durso (Co-worker and dear friend)

Entered September 16, 2019

My deepest condolences to the Sahazizian family. May you Rest In Peace. I will truly miss you. Love always

Pauline Durso

Darlene Szilagyi (Work colleague)

Entered September 16, 2019 from Toronto

Sincere condolences to your family. Ann-Marie was a wonderful person, friend to all, mentor, role model and a woman I will always remember with great affection and respect. Rest In Peace. Warmest thoughts, Darlene

Rosa Pietrangelo (Friend)

Entered September 16, 2019 from Toronto

Dear Alice and family:

My most sincere condolences. Your mother was such an amazing woman and I feel truly blessed to have had the opportunity to have known her for so many years. She will be truly missed. With lots of love, Rosa Pietrangelo

Peter Arth (Friend)

Entered September 16, 2019 from Burlington

Sandra and I send our condolences for your loss.

Richard Pringle (Former co-worker of Alice)

Entered September 16, 2019 from Oakville

Dear Alice and Family,

I just heard from Rosa of the passing of your Mom. I know she was much loved and will be deeply missed by all of her friends and family. Please accept my condolences on your loss. May your memories and love keep her spirit in your hearts.



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