Mary Varygiannes was born on April 6, 1924 to the late John and Dena Makropoulos. Mary passed away peacefully on January 5, 2022. Mary is the loving wife of the late George for 70 years. She is the loving Mother of Harriet (John) Kollias, Dean (Dr. Dorothy), Phyllis Koumantos and John Varygiannes. Mary is the proud Yiayia of 11 grand-children and 12 great-grandchildren. Dear sister to the late Nick (Marilyn) Makropoulos, the late Peggy (Dr. Christopher) Costis, and the late Dr. James (Agnes) March. Visitation will be held at St. Basil's Greek Orthodox Church on Saturday, Jan. 15 at 9:30 am. Services start at 10 am. Face masks are required inside the church. Interment: Elmwood Cemetery. A Celebration of Mary's life will be held at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to Vergos and Associates under the direction of Olson Burke/ Sullivan Funeral and Cremation Center. In lieu of flowers, please make memorial donations to St. Basil's Greek Orthodox Church, 733 S. Ashland Ave.; Chicago, II. 60607. For info:773-774-3333
Published by Chicago Tribune on Jan. 12, 2022.