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MALAKINIAN HAROLD Age 78, a resident of Troy since 1967, formerly of Detroit, passed away November 16, 2012. Beloved husband of Betty Malakinian for 59 years. Loving father of Pamela Weddell (Dr. Ken Weddell), Marilyn MacColl (John), and Melissa Kowalski (Robert). Dear grandfather of Julie Selleys (Jon), Jonathan, Benjamin, and Spencer MacColl, Rachel and Jacob Kowalski, and great-grandfather of Marshall Selleys. Dearest "dad" of Ginger the dog. Dear brother of Sue Petro (Andy), Carl Malakinian (Alice), and Sonia Stern. Predeceased by his parents, Nishan and Peroz Malakinian; brother Popkin Malakinian; sister Emma Kachaturoff; and dear grandson Daniel Kowalski. Harold was a lifelong member of Woodside Bible Church in Troy, a retired GM Engineer, member and Past President and head of technicalities for AMICA (Automatic Musical Instruments Collectors Association), a national society for the preservation and restoration of antique pianos. Harold loved music, cooking, and telling jokes and will be missed by all the lives he touched. Visitation Tuesday 3-8 p.m. at Price Funeral Home, 3725 Rochester Road, (between Big Beaver and Wattles Roads), Troy, 248-689-0700. Funeral Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 10 a.m. with visitation at 9:30 a.m. at Woodside Bible Church, 6600 Rochester Road (between East Square Lake Road and South Boulevard), Troy, MI 48085. Memorial donations can be made to Woodside Bible Church-Armenian Relief Fund. Interment White Chapel Memorial Cemetery, Troy. Share memories with the online register book at

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Harold Malakinian11/18/2012

Robert, Melissa, Rachael and Jacob, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time. Tom & Marcy

Marianne Crean11/18/2012

Dear Betty and family - My deepest sympathy on the loss of your husband and father.

Leonard Nathanson11/18/2012

Condolences and sorry for your loss.

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