Local residents are invited to attend the grand opening of a monument honoring the traditions and beliefs of the Armenian culture. Eternal Valley Memorial Park and Mortuary will open its newest section, the Garden of Sardarabad, on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 beginning at 10:00 a.m.
The event is free and open to the public, and light refreshments will be served.
The garden is a tribute to the historic battle that was fought and won in Sardarabad, Armenia. A 20-foot high monument, the only replica of its kind, is a symbol of the 100-year commemoration of the battle. His Eminence the Archbishop Hovnan Derderian will bless the monument. There are more than 600 interment spaces for family members to be interred and remembered throughout time.
“The Garden of Sardarabad is an example of our dedication to understanding, working with, and serving the diverse cultures of our neighbors and the communities we serve,” said Curtis Woods II, general manager of Eternal Valley Memorial Park. “We look forward to celebrating with our community members.”
Eternal Valley Memorial Park and Mortuary is located at 23287 N. Sierra Highway in Newhall. The mortuary is a member of the Dignity Memorial network of more than 1,800 funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers is North America. Dignity Memorial offers a combination of products and locations serving families nationwide. For more information, call (661) 259-0800 or visit http://www.eternalvalleymortuary.com.