Gus Kossaras passed away peacefully on November 28, 2012 at the age of 90. He was born in Flint, Michigan and moved to Fresno 20 years ago. Gus fought and served our country in World War II where he was awarded the Purple Heart.
He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Anne; his daughter Joanne and her husband William; his son Dean and his wife Joyce; and granddaughter, Deanna.
Visitation will be held at Whitehurst, Sullivan, Burns & Blair Funeral Home on Sunday, December 2, 2012 from 2:00 to 7:00 p.m. followed by the Trisagion Service at 7:00 p.m.
A Funeral will be held at St. George Greek Orthodox Church on Monday, December 3, 2012 at 11:00 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, remembrances in Gus' memory may be made to the St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 2219 N. Orchard St., Fresno, CA 93703