STRATIGEAS, George - August 15, 1918 - January 6, 2013 George passed away peacefully at Trillium Health Centre, Mississauga after a life well lived in his 94th year. He was predeceased by his parents Panagioti and Katerini, eight brothers and one sister. He is survived by his beloved wife Pota; loving children Fred (Jeanette), John (Alice), Katerini (the late Dr. Frank James), Aspasia (Antonios Tseronakis) and Helen; his grandchildren George (Eleni), Jennifer (Tony Gigis), Olivia, George James (Emily), Patricia (Ron Fisico), Jason James (Taylor), Christie, Stephen Tseronakis and Melissa; his great-grandchildren Wayne, Bailey, Zoe, Sam, Calista, Avery and Athan and numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. He will be remembered for his strength, zest for life and humour. He taught us all the importance of family, hard work and helping others. The impact of his generosity was felt well beyond his immediate family. Emigrating from Greece in 1952, he helped pave the way for countless families and friends to immigrate to and succeed in Canada. Our sincere appreciation to the compassionate staff and caregivers at Trillium Health Centre, Mississauga. Visitation will be held at Scott Funeral Home, 420 Dundas St. E., Mississauga, ON, 905-272-4040, on Tuesday, January 8, 2013 from 2-4 and 6-9 p.m. A church service will be held at Prophet Elias Greek Orthodox Church, 1785 Matheson Boulevard, Mississauga, ON, 905-238-9491, on Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, please consider a memorial donation to the
. Online condolences may be made at www.scott-mississauga.ca
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Scott Funeral Home-Miss Chapel - Mississauga
420 Dundas St East
Mississauga, ON L5A 1X5
Published in the Toronto Star on Jan. 8, 2013