Yester Tcheordikian, age 86. Passed away Thursday, November 17, 2016 at Oak Ridge Care Center, Union Grove.  She was born in Beirut, Lebanon, on January 8, 1930 daughter of the late Mateos and Altoune Hovhannessian.

On August 24, 1954 Yester was united in marriage to Andre R. Tcheordikian who preceded her in death January 1, 2015. Yester was employed by J. I. Case for 35 years until her retirement in 1990. She was a member of St. Mesrob Armenian Apostolic Church. She will forever be remembered for her excellent culinary skills and flair of knitting. Above all she devoted her time and love to her family and will be sadly missed.

Surviving are her children, Jacques Gerard (Lisa) Tcheordikian, Marilyn Tcheordikian, Andre Marcel Tcheordikian; 7 grandchildren, Robert, Michael, Eric, Emily, Amy, Nick and Jeremy; other relatives and dear friends. In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by her brother Avak and her sisters Gulizar and Margo.

Private funeral Services will be held, with interment at West Lawn Memorial Park. Memorials to the American Diabetes Association have been suggested.

A very special thank you to the entire staff at Oak Ridge Care Center for their loving and compassionate care.