John A. Harkias
John A. Harkias passed away unexpectedly due to illness on December 3, 2012. His remarkable life of 85 years touched many hearts with laughter and kindness. John was a lifetime resident of Long Beach with his wife Lee of 50 years. Both met in the Long Beach Ski Club where they held friendships till their last years in life. His faithful love for his surviving family can be shared by the stories they retell. He is survived by his two daughters and their families: Cindy Jacques with husband Neil and four grandchildren of Chandler, Arizona; and Ann Lundeen with husband Jeff and two grandchildren of Arroyo Grande, CA. A time of remembering John will be held at Preveza Restaurant in Los Alamitos on June 1.