Obituaries

Gregory Krikorian

October 12th, 2015

Gregory Krikorian, “Greg”, age 48, of Chelmsford, formerly of Wilmington, died unexpectedly on October 10, 2015, at the Lowell General Hospital.

Greg was born in Boston, MA, on November 25, 1966; he was the cherished son of Mary (DeMambro) and the late Haik Krikorian. Greg was raised and educated in Wilmington and a graduate of Shawsheen Valley Regional Technical High School with the Class of 1984.

Greg married “his sweetheart” Jean A. Endyke on November 11, 2000; the couple lived in Chelmsford where they raised two beautiful children Matthew and Celia. Being a husband and father was everything to Greg; he adored his children and showered them with unconditional love and devotion. Greg’s family was his world; they lit up his life every minute of every day.

At the time of his death, Greg, was employed in the sales department at Drum Hill Ford in Lowell where he worked for more than 20 years. Greg loved his job, his clients, and his co-workers; he made many friends at work throughout the years. Greg’s vibrant personality and wonderful people skills made him quite an asset to the company.

Greg will be fondly remembered as a wonderful guy who had an infectious smile, a passion for cars, he loved following hockey, and most of all treasured the times spent with family and friends. Greg would do anything for anyone and he will forever be missed by all who knew and loved him.

Greg was the beloved husband of Jean A. (Endyke) Krikorian, devoted father of Matthew and Celia Krikorian all of Chelmsford, cherished son of Mary (DeMambro) Krikorian and the late Haik Krikorian of Wilmington, dear brother of Lisa Ruble & her husband John of Westford. Special uncle of Michael & Claudia Ruble, Nicole & Elizabeth Endyke, Billy & Katie Hutton, Chris & Chelsea Carmain. Son-in-law of Francis and the late Winifred Endyke of Methuen, brother-in-law of Fran & Barbara Endyke of Maine, Susan & the late Arthur Hutton, Karen & Jack Carmain all of Methuen. Greg is also survived by many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.

Family & friends will gather at the Nichols Funeral Home, 187 Middlesex Ave. (Rte. 62), Wilmington, on Thursday, October 15th at 9:00 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Thomas of Villanova Church, 126 Middlesex Ave., Wilmington at 10:00 a.m. Interment Wildwood Cemetery, Wilmington. Visiting hours will be held at the Funeral Home on Wednesday, October 14th from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Memorial donations in Greg’s name may be made to the Krikorian Children Educational Fund, c/o Jean Krikorian, 13 Kenwood St., Chelmsford, MA 01824.

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17 Entries in Guest Book for “Gregory Krikorian”

  1. Frank and Diane D'Alessandro says:

    Jean, Matthew, Celia, Mary and Lisa, We are shocked and saddened to hear of Greg’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.

  2. Linda Pacheco-McEwen says:

    Mary, Lisa, Jean, Matthew and Celia,
    I was so shocked to hear about Greg. I’m so sorry for your loss.
    We will keep Greg and all of you in our prayers.

    Love Linda, Chuck and Ben McEwen

  3. George Torosian says:

    My deepest sympathies to the entire Krikorian family. My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this most difficult time. I grew to know Greg over the past several years as the dealership’s Ford Credit representative. I will always remember Greg as a funny and hard-working gentlemen who loved to talk about his children.

    May God bless you all

    Fondly-

  4. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Provencher says:

    We are particularly saddened for Matt and Celia. And we hope that God will give Jean the strength she will need to sustain her family during this time of loss and afterwards. Greg was a very dear and special colleague to us all at Drum Hill Ford. Stunning in its suddenness, his loss will be keen. Sic transit gloria mundi…

  5. Bobby and Donna D'Ambrosio says:

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this most difficult time. The loss is unfathomable. Greg’s infectious laughter will be missed! God Bless Greg.

  6. Mrs. Trudel says:

    Mr. Krikorian always had a good morning hello and smile for me as I entered South Row every morning .He loved his children and so proud of them .My thoughts and prayers to you at this sad time . Peace and God Bless .

  7. Mary and Jim Scanlon says:

    Our family had purchased many cars from Greg through the years. He was a very wonderful young man who gave us much joy.

    He loved you, his family, deeply. We saw him in September, and he proudly spoke of his beautiful children.

    Please accept our deepest condolences. You and Greg will be in our prayers.

    Mary and Jim Scanlon

  8. Stephen Twombly says:

    As Gregs co worker and friend, I was deeply saddened when I heard the news on Sunday. Greg was one of our Top salesmen at Drum Hill Ford, and his customers loved him. We thought the world of him. Greg we will never forget that laugh of your, that immaculate desk of yours, and the way you handled all you customers.
    Most of all , I will remember you for how much you loved, and addored your Family! Matthew, and Celia were your world. You showed that every time they were around you.
    Thank you for all the laughs, and some of your tantrums.
    Greg I will miss you my friend.
    God bless you, and your family.

  9. Eric Johnson says:

    Mary and Lisa – So saddened to hear about the passing of Greg. Such a nice, friendly and warm guy every time we would run into each other. The Krikorians have a long history with a lot of friends and family that are hear to support each of you. My deepest condolences.

  10. Patrice Buckley Elia says:

    Krikorian Family, I am so sorry to hear about Greg’s passing. He was such a sweet happy guy. It was always nice to see him over the years and catch up. Thoughts and prayers for you and your family.

  11. Proto says:

    I knew Greg back when we all worked at Ski Haus in Wilmington. He was always smiling and full of energy, always had a plan for something he was working on. We had lots of fun back then and many people from those days remember him fondly. My condolences to his wife and children.

  12. Peter Mullarky says:

    My condolences to the entire family. I worked with Greg at Ski Haus and will always remember him has an extremely happy guy, always smiling.

  13. Heather Fuller says:

    Mary,
    I was shocked to hear the news of Greg’s passing. Please accept my deepest condolences. You will always be in my prayers.

  14. Gina Langone says:

    Jean, Matt & Celia,
    We were deeply saddened to learn of Greg’s passing. He was a wonderful man, a devoted father, and someone we consider a good friend to the staff of the Diner. We were truly blessed to have gotten the chance to know Greg, and the kids, over the last couple of years, and he will be greatly missed.
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
    Your Friends at the Chelmsford Diner.

  15. Kelly Pilla says:

    My husband, Wayne, and I just learned of Greg’s passing. We worked together at Ski Haus in Wilmington. We fondly remember him as a sweet and happy guy. I am deeply saddened by this. My sincere condolences to his entire family.

  16. PATRICIA A. ELDER says:

    DEAR MARY & FAMILY
    MY DEEPEST SYMPATHY ON THE PASSING OF A SON,HUSBAND, AND FATHER. MY PRAYERS AND THOUGHTS ARE WITH YOU AT THIS DIFFICULT TIME. MAY GREG REST IN PEACE ALWAYS.
    PATRICIA A. ELDER (TRISH)

  17. Paul Vogan says:

    Greg,
    Was the Man in Sales I always looked forward in seeing him at work.
    Is so sad to see someone so young leaving us.
    My prayers and thoughts will with him.
    I a so shocked to even think he has left us.
    I HOPE his family is well and can only hope they know he is watching over them now.
    God Bless
    Paul Vogan

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