Sandra Ann Basmaciyan, 72, passed away on February 11, 2013, after a brief illness. She is survived by her beloved husband of 48 years, Herman; daughter Natalie and daughter-in-law Rachel; daughter Nicole, son-in-law Paul, and grandaughters Emily and Allison. Daughter of Paul J. Topelian and Mary Ogasapian of Worcester, Massachusetts, Sandy is survived also by her extended family of cousins. Sandy cherished her granddaughters and considered them the sunshine and joy in her life. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Childrens Hospital, OC, or the Laguna Beach Animal Shelter. Services will be held at St. Mary Armenian Church in Costa Mesa at 10:30 am on February 16. Arrangements are coordinated by Coastal Funeral Service of Irvine.