MERRILLVILLE, IN - Kalliopi Kambouris (nee Parianos), age 81, of Merrillville, IN passed on Friday, December 1, 2017 surrounded by her family.
Kalliopi is survived by her three children: Angeliki Kambouris, Maria (Pantelis) Haramantas and Theofilos 'Phil' Kambouris; two grandchildren: Kalliopi and Irene; brothers: Michael Parianos and Nomikos Parianos; sisters: Nomiki Zaronias and Maria Mileos; many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Christos in 2013; parents: Angeliki and Kostos Parianos.
Kalliopi was a member of Ss. Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral, St. Helen's Philoptochos Women's Society and Kalymian Society. She loved gardening and landscaping, and was an excellent cook. Kalliopi came to the U.S. in 1955 from the Island of Kalymnos. Kalliopi loved her family, especially her children and grandchildren.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at GEISEN FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES, 7905 Broadway, Merrillville, IN 46410 from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM with a Trisagion Service at 5:00 PM. Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 11:00 AM DIRECTLY at Ss. Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 8000 Madison St., Merrillville, IN 46410 with Fr. Theodore Poteres and Fr. George Pappas officiating. Interment to follow at Calumet Park Cemetery in Merrillville, IN.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to Ss. Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral or to the family for their choice of Philanthropic Organizations or charity. View directions and sign Kalliopi's online guestbook at www.GeisenFuneralHome.com - (219) 769-3322.