Sousan Rashidy, 83, of New Britain, CT died Sunday, September 22, 2019 at her home surrounded by her family. Sousan was born in Ormia, Iran and was the daughter of the late Carkis and Almas (Temoershahy) Rashidy. She worked for several years as a cook at St. Mary Church. The family is saying goodbye to a wonderful woman who loved spending time with family, friends and her flowers along with her best friend and daughter Annic
Sousan is survived by her two sons Odisho Elkhaszade and his wife Regina of Holland, Houik Elkhaszade and his wife Sedik of Germany, her daughter Annic Elkhaszade and her husband James Williams of New Britain, CT., her sister Toresa Rashidy of Norway and her six grandchildren and one great grandchild. Sousan was predeceased by her husband Sondo Elkhaszade.
Funeral rites for Sousan will be held Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at 2:30 p.m. at St. Thomas Assyrian Church of the East, 120 Cabot St., New Britain, CT. Committal service and final resting place will be in St. Thomas Assyrian Cemetery, New Britain, CT. There are no calling hours. The Paul A. Shaker Funeral Home, 764 Farmington Ave., New Britain, CT has charge of arrangements. To extend condolences to the Rashidy family or to share a memory of Sousan, please visit SHAKERFUNERALHOME.COM