Anna Passias

Anna (Skettas) Passias, 78, of Brockton, passed away Friday, Sept. 27, 2013 at the Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. She was the wife of the late Fotios A. Passias. Born June 27, 1935 in Kozani, Greece she was the daughter of the late Nikolaos and Basiliki (Psilekas) Skettas. She worked as a seamstress in Brockton for many years. Anna was a member of the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church in Brockton. Her favorite hobby was knitting. She is survived by her children, Agoritsa Gekas and her husband Michael, Athanasios F. Passias, Nickolaos F. Passias and his wife Nicole and Basilios F. Passias; her grandchildren, Anthoula Gekas, Fotios A. Passias, Dimitios Passias, Fotios N. Passias and Samantha Ligols. She is also survived by her siblings, Stergios Skettas and Katina and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Funeral from the Russell & Pica Funeral Home, 165 Belmont St., (Rte. 123), Brockton on Tuesday at 10 a.m. followed by a funeral service in the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church, 457 Oak St., Brockton at 11 a.m. Interment will follow in Melrose Cemetery, Brockton. Calling hours in the Russell & Pica Funeral Home, Monday 4 - 8 p.m. For directions and obituary visit

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Russell & Pica Funeral Home
165 Belmont St Brockton, MA 02301
(508) 586-0254

Published in The Enterprise on Sept. 29, 2013