Paula Ann Nersesian
Born on Jan. 1, 1949
PAULA ANN NERSESIAN
VICTORIA - Paula Ann Nersesian, 64, of Victoria passed away on Friday, May 17, 2013. She was born on January 1, 1949 in Philadelphia, PA to the late Paul Nersesian and Marie Collins Nersesian. Paula loved to help people and was always giving; she had a "live to give" personality. She would volunteer the use of her apartment over her garage if someone needed a temporary place to stay. Paula would offer her house as a meeting place even if she would not be there. She participated in various cancer awareness events, loved to Scrap Book and was a volunteer at Trinity Episcopal Church. Paula even took the time out of her busy life to drive a friend to MD Anderson in Houston for cancer treatments. She was active in the following groups: Habitat for Humanity, Christ's Kitchen, Daughters of the King, Girl Scouts of America, Decora Study Club (3rd VP), Women's Clubhouse (Board member), Bluebonnet Youth Ranch Golf Tourney, Victoria Symphony League and Head Start Program.
Survivors include her husband, Joseph M. Long, MD, of Victoria; daughter, Chelsea Long, of Victoria; step daughter, Michelle Shollack, of Murphy, TX; step son, Michael Long, of Corpus Christi; brothers, Lee Nersesian and Dan Nersesian (Diane), all of Hampton, NH.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Robert Nersesian.
A Celebration of Paula's Life will be held on Wednesday, May 22, 2013, 10 am at Trinity Episcopal Church with Rev. Burr Dobbins officiating.
In Lieu of Flowers donations may be made to Trinity Episcopal Church.
Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.colonialfuneralhomevictoria.com