George Blatsos Obituary

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George J. Blatsos

September 13, 1918 - November 20, 2013
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Mr. George J. Blatsos, age 95, of Lynn, died Wednesday afternoon, November 20, 2013 after a brief illness. He was the beloved husband of the late Effie (Caragianis) Blatsos. Born in Lynn, George was the son of the late James and Christine (Stamos) Blatsos. He attended Lynn Schools and was a lifelong Lynn resident. During WWII he served as a Sergeant in the U.S. Army Air Corps. Prior to his retirement in 1982, George was the owner and operator of Blatsos Fine Foods in Lynn, located first on Summer Street and later on Broad Street. George was an active member of St. George Greek Orthodox Church. He also enjoyed gardening and cooking,...
Mr. George J. Blatsos, age 95, of Lynn, died Wednesday afternoon, November 20, 2013 after a brief illness. He was the beloved husband of the late Effie (Caragianis) Blatsos.
Born in Lynn, George was the son of the late James and Christine (Stamos) Blatsos. He attended Lynn Schools and was a lifelong Lynn resident. During WWII he served as a Sergeant in the U.S. Army Air Corps.
Prior to his retirement in 1982, George was the owner and operator of Blatsos Fine Foods in Lynn, located first on Summer Street and later on Broad Street.
George was an active member of St. George Greek Orthodox Church.
He also enjoyed gardening and cooking, and was an avid sports fan.
He leaves his children Christine Sprague and her husband Theodore of Maine, Stephanie Blatsos of California, Maryann Blatsos of Salem, James Blatsos of Lynn and Georgiann Blatsos Cargill of Swampscott. He was the grandfather to Maxx Blatsos Cargill and is also survived by many nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Mary Blatsos, Betty Kastanotis, Michael Blatsos and Elaine Blatsos.
George's Funeral Service will be held in St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 54 South Common St. LYNN on Monday, November 25, 2013 at 2:00PM. Visitation in the Church beginning at 1:00PM. Relatives and friends invited. Interment Pine Grove Cemetery. Gifts in his memory may be sent to Hospice of the North Shore 75 Sylvan Street, Danvers MA 01923. Arrangements entrusted to the CUFFE-MCGINN FUNERAL HOME, 157 Maple St. Lynn

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Blatsos, George J. Of Lynn, Nov. 20. Husband of the late Effie (Caragianis) Blatsos. Father of Christine Sprague and her husband Theodore of ME,...

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