Joanne Goumas (nee George)
Joanne Goumas (nee George), 80, passed away September 13, 2013.
She was born in Massillon, Ohio on October 12, 1932 where she attended Washington High School and where her family owned the Massillon Sugar Bowl for over 50 years. She also graduated from Kent State University, was an avid tennis player and supported her community and family her entire life.
Preceded in death by brother, Jim; she is survived by her husband of 57 years, Spiro; son, Pete and his wife Jennifer; daughter, Kate Breth and her husband Mike; grandchildren, Kayla and Rachel Goumas and Nick and Tyler Breth. She is also survived by her extended Goumas and George families and many friends.
A memorial service and celebration will be held at First Congregational Church of Akron at 292 E. Market St. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Friends may call at CATAVOLOS FUNERAL HOME, 3653 W. Market St., Fairlawn, Ohio Tuesday, September 17 from 4 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Congregational Church. Online tributes and condolences may be viewed and expressed at www. catavolosfuneralhome.com