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PASSINGS: Larry Zarian, Paul Kent, Marty Harris
PASSINGS: Larry Zarian, Paul Kent, Marty Harris

Larry ZarianFormer Glendale mayor and TV, radio hostLarry Zarian, 73, a former mayor of Glendale and the first Armenian American to be elected to the City Council, died of blood cancer Thursday at Glendale Adventist Medical Center.Zarian also served as a board member for the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority and as a state transportation commissioner. He had his own local cable television show, "The Larry Zarian Forum," and also had hosted a talk-radio program on KIEV that focused on political issues.In 1983, Zarian became the first Armenian American elected to the Glendale City Council and served for 16 years. He had four one-year terms in the ceremonial...

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