Arthur Papatolicas

CONCORD - Arthur Papatolicas, 60, of Concord, passed away suddenly on Feb. 23, 2013.

He was born in Manchester on Aug. 10, 1952, the son of the late Demetrios and Olga (Papageorge) Papatolicas. He was a lifelong resident of Manchester and Concord.

Arthur was a well-known drummer and played in venues throughout New Hampshire. He was an avid music enthusiast.

He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Patricia Papatolicas of Concord; two daughters, Jessie Papatolicas of New York City and Kellie Papatolicas of Washington, D.C.; one son, Shane Papatolicas of Melbourne, Australia; a grandson, Eli Papatolicas, also of Melbourne; two sisters, Elaine Guthrie of Newton and Connie Foskin of Manchester; numerous nieces and nephews, as well as an extended family in New Hampshire and Katenni, Greece.

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a sister, Katherine Papatolicas Fall, formerly of Manchester.


services: Calling hours will be on Thursday, Feb. 28, from 5 to 8 p.m. in the McHugh Funeral Home, 283 Hanover St., corner of Beech Street. A funeral ceremony will be held Friday, March 1, at 11 a.m. in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations in Arthur's name may be made to the Friendly Kitchen, P.O. Box 373, Concord 03302.

Condolences may be offered at

Funeral Home

McHugh Funeral Home & Cremation Service
283 Hanover Street Manchester, NH 031044920
(603) 622-0962

Published in Union Leader on Feb. 27, 2013