Silver Spring



Anna Toutlian, age 84 of La Mirada, California formerly of Silver Spring, Maryland, passed away on Monday, November 19, 2018.  She was born to the late Stephen Gazurian and Anna Jarjatian Gazurian on July 4, 1934 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

A loving mother and homemaker, Anna was an excellent cook, and enjoyed preparing meals for her family and friends, most especially over the holidays.  She also had a passion for gardening and was referenced by many as a “green thumb”.  Anna held an administrative position for 20 years at the Vitro Corporation in Rockville, Maryland before moving to California in 2000.  Her megawatt smile and contagious laugh will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

Anna was predeceased by her loving husband of 40 years, Astor Toutlian and her sister Veronica Gazurian Walker.  Anna is survived by her brother George Gazurian, her son Michael Toutlian and his wife Susan and her daughter Carol Ann Malkasian and her husband Zaven.  She is also survived by four grandchildren Michele Malkasian, Talene Malkasian, Shant Malkasian and Karla Toutlian.

A prayer service will be held on Friday, November 30, 2018 at 7PM at Holy Cross Armenian Apostolic Cathedral, 900 Lincoln Ave., Montebello, California.  A graveside burial will be held on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 1PM at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, 13801 Georgia Ave., Silver Spring, Maryland.

In lieu of flowers donations may be sent to the Ararat Nursing Facility, 15099 Mission Hills Road, Mission Hills, California 91345.