Chrysoula T. Theofilos 1927-2022

VENICE, Fla. — Chrysoula T. Theofilos, 95, passed away peacefully Saturday, May 7, 2022, at her home while surrounded by her loving family.

She was born Jan. 15, 1927, in Warren, the only daughter to Gust and Jennie Manemanus Trahanis.

She married the love of her life, Tykie Theofilos, on June 25, 1950. Their life was filled with many blessings, family members and friends.

Tykie and Chrysoula traveled the world throughout their marriage, but always found time for family and friends.

Chrysoula worked tirelessly to benefit the Philoptochos (a Greek Orthodox church ladies’ philanthropic organization), benefiting the poor and needy people of local communities.

As a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, she led her family with her strong, witty and humorous way, leaving many great memories with all who came across her path.

Chrysoula is survived by her three sons, Dino (Angeline), Georgio (Maria) and Yanni Theofilos; her four grandchildren, Peter (Britni), George (Barbara), Tykie and James Theofilos; and four great-grandchildren, Conner, Hannah, Andrew and Morgan Theofilos.

Chrysoula was preceded in death by her husband, Tykie Theofilos, in 2017.

A visitation was held 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, May 9, 2022, at St. Barbara Greek Orthodox Church, Sarasota, Fla., with a Trisagion service at 7 p.m.

A second visitation showing will be 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday, May 12, 2022, at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, 429 High St., Warren, followed by funeral services and burial in Oakwood Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in her name to St. Demetrios Philoptochos Society, 429 High St., Warren, OH 44481.

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