On Saturday, June 9, the Very Rev. Fr. Pakrad Dz. V. Berjekian, Vicar General, attended the Celebration of Life of the former Governor of California George Deukmejian. The event, organized by City of Long Beach, was held at the Terrace Theater in the Performing Arts Center.
The Honorable George Deukmejian served two terms as governor, from 1982 to 1990.
In 2013, the Gov. George Deukmejian Courthouse opened in downtown Long Beach.
The memorial service was open to the public.