"On 25 February 2013, Nicholas "Nick" Karanikas passed away peacefully at his home in Gainesville, Virginia. Nick was born in Kinston, NC in 1926. He was a loving and devoted husband to his wife of 56 years. Nick was also a WWII veteran and served in the Federal Government, for over 43 years. He was active in the Greek Orthodox Church and served as President of the Order of AHEPA. Nick is survived by his wife, three sons and two grandchildren.
The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Katherine's Greek Orthodox Church, 3149 Glen Carlyn Rd, Falls Church, VA 22041
Funeral services will be held at St. Katherine's Greek Orthodox Church on 1 March at 11:00am
Burial service will follow at National Memorial Park- 7482 Lee Highway, Falls Church, VA 22042"