Theodora Stamatopoulos

Obituary for Theodora Stamatopoulos

June 15, 1930 - February 6, 2020
Aurora, Illinois | Age 89

Obituary

Theodora Stamatopoulos, 89, of Aurora, passed away on Thursday, February 6, 2020. She was born June 15, 1930 in Geneva, IL, the daughter of the late James and Anastasia (Georgopoulos) Koulos.

Theodora was a founding member of St. Athanasios Greek Orthodox, a member and Past President of the Philoptochos Chapter at St. Athanasios and for many years made the costumes for the Apollo Dance Group. She met her future husband writing letters back and forth from Greece. She worked at Riverdale Coat Company and after retiring spent many years doing alterations.

Survivors include her husband of 67 years, Peter M. Stamatopoulos; her children, Yiannoula (Tasos) Zavos, Betty (George) Parhas, Jim (Desi) Stamatapoulos and Michael Stamatapoulos; her daughter-in-law, Polixeni Stamatopoulos; her grandchildren, Theodora Stamatopoulos, AJ Parhas, Peter Stamatopoulos, Peter (Colleen) Parhas, Michael Parhas, Dino Zavos, John "Jack" Stamatopoulos and Zoe Stamatopoulos; her sister, Katherine (Stamos) Papasideris; her brother, Harry (Aspasia) Koulos and many nieces and nephews both in the U.S. and Greece.

Theodora was preceded in death by her son, Marino Peter Stamatopoulos; her daughter, Demitra Stamatopoulos and her brothers, Peter Koulos and Louis George.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 from 9:30 A.M. until the service hour at 11 A.M. at St. Athanasios Greek Orthodox Church, 1855 E. Fifth Ave., Aurora, IL. Interment will be at Spring Lake Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to St. Athanasios Greek Orthodox Church.

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  • In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to St. Athanasios Greek Orthodox Church, 1855 E. Fifth Ave., Aurora, IL 60504.

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