Archimandrite Father Eusebius A. Stephanou, Th.D., the son and grandson of priests, born in Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin, was ordained to the priesthood of the Orthodox Church in Greece upon completion of his studies at the University of Athens. He was also a graduate of the University of Michigan, the Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Seminary, and the General Theological Seminary, New York, N.Y. He is survived by his sister Anna Kourtesis of Detroit, Michigan.
In addition to holding a number of pastorates, Father Eusebius taught systematic Theology for a period of six years, as professor and sub dean, in his alma mater, the Holy Cross Seminary, Brookline, Massachusetts. He later joined the faculty of the University of Notre Dame as associate professor in the department of theology.
In 1968, while pastoring the Holy Trinity Church in Fort Wayne, Indiana, he embarked on a Renewal Outreach with the publication of the monthly The Logos, presently a newsletter renamed Orthodox Evangelist.
A time of visitation will be held Thursday, May 26, 2016 from 6:00 to 6:30 P.M. at Saints Markella and Demetrois Greek Orthodox Church, 104 Bryn Mawr Boulevard, Mary Esther, Florida 32569, with a Trisagion Service to follow at 6:30 P.M. A reception will follow services. An Orthros Service will be held Friday, May 27, 2016 at 9:00 A.M. with the Devine Liturgy at 10:00 A.M. with a Funeral Service to follow at 11:30 A.M. interment will follow at Destin Memorial Cemetery. Expressions of love and sympathy can be viewed or submitted email@example.com
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