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Denise “Soula” Tsakiris

Denise “Soula” K. Tsakiris, age 70, of Wilmington, DE, passed away on Friday, September 3, 2021 at her home. Denise was born in Kos, Greece but moved to the United States at an early age, graduating from high school in Flushing, New York in 1968.

She was an active member of the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox church and was a member of the Philoptochos Organization for over 30 years. She regularly enjoyed participating in various church functions and activities. In addition to her church activities, she worked making a home and a life for her husband of 48 years Konstantinos and two sons, Anthony and Mark.

Denise is survived by her husband, Konstantinos A. Tsakiris of Wilmington, DE; her sons Anthony K Tsakiris (Jessica) of Oxford, PA and Mark K. Tsakiris (Elizabeth) of Garnet Valley, PA); and her grandchildren Lily Tsakiris and Konstantinos Tsakiris of Oxford, PA.

A visitation will be held on Thursday, September 9, 2021 from 8:00-9:00 am at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 808 N Broom St. Wilmington, DE 19806. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, September 9, 2021 at 9:00 am at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church. Burial will follow at Lombardy Cemetery in Wilmington, DE.

In Lieu of Flowers, memorial donations in Denise’s name may be mailed to the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Philoptochos Society at 808 N. Broom St., Wilmington, DE 19806.

Funeral Services

A visitation will be held on Thursday, September 9, 2021 from 8:00-9:00 am at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 808 N Broom St. Wilmington, DE 19806. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, September 9, 2021 at 9:00 am at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church. Burial will follow at Lombardy Cemetery in Wilmington, DE.

Condolences

    Theodore Michell and Kathy Michell writes,
    DEAR Kosta, Anthony, Marcus and families, We were devastated to hear of the passing of your wife, Mother and Grandmother Soula. She was a lovely lady always with a smile, a kind word and the presence of God in her demeanor. We are so sorry for the Greek Community who has lost a faithful follower. We are so sorry very for your families GREAT loss. Our love Theodore and Katherine Michell
    09/08/2021 10:26 am
    Mary V. George writes,
    My deepest sympathy for the loss of your beloved wife, mother and grandmother. May she rest in peace and may you live to remember her. May her memory be eternal. Mary Vassos George
    09/08/2021 10:59 am
    Emad Tawfik lit a candle and writes,
    Our Deepest condolences to the whole family, our church will miss her so much!!! To be Christ is the best !!! Till we meet again in Heaven Soula !!!
    09/08/2021 11:50 am
    Nina Lazaridis writes,
    With deepest sympathy on the loss of a wonderful and happy wife, mother, grandmother. She will be greatly missed. May her memory be eternal.
    09/08/2021 01:07 pm
    Demetri & Constantina Zerefos lit a candle and writes,
    Our deepest sympathy to Kosta and to the entire family. We were saddened to hear the loss of such a lovely woman. She was a dedicated and wonderful wife, mother and grandmother. She will be a great loss for our church and her lovely smile will never be forgotten. May God rest her soul and give strength to the family. May you live to remember her. In Our Prayers, Demetri, Constantina, Yianni, Marko Zerefos
    09/08/2021 08:30 pm
    Chris & Popi Papachrysanthou lit a candle and writes,
    Dear Dino, Antony, Marco & family, We’re so very sorry to hear the devastated news of Soula’s passing. Our thoughts & prayers are with the entire family, May her memory be eternal 🙏. She was a good friend and a nice person, she will be missed by many people🥲Ζωή σε σας! Chris & Popi
    09/08/2021 09:55 pm
    Jon Michael Maier writes,
    Tony and family. We are so sorry to hear about your mother, Our deepest sympathy for the loss of your wife, mother, and grandmother. Mike and Bonnie Maier
    09/09/2021 06:12 am
    Elena & James Phillips lit a candle and writes,
    Deepest condolences for the loss of your mother and wife. May her memory be eternal. We are sorry we were unable to be there in person but are there in spirit and are keeping you in our thoughts and prayers. Ζωή σε σας και να την θυμάστε πάντα με χαμόγελο. All the best- Elena & James Phillips
    09/09/2021 01:46 pm
    Jennifer Smith writes,
    My family and I want to extend our deepest sympathy to you, Mr. Tsakiris, and your sons, Anthony and Mark—our neighbors for many years—for the sudden and terrible loss of your beloved wife and mother. We will miss her open, friendly, and caring nature so evident in her regular smiles, waves of hello, and solicitations after our well-being and/or health. She lit up Floral Drive with her radiant warmth, and for that we will always remember her. —Jennifer Smith, Mary Smith, Mark Woodrow, and Andrew Doherty
    09/09/2021 02:19 pm
    Terri Gillaspy writes,
    I first met Denise at Brew Ha Ha! In Branmar and we continued getting to know each other, most recently at BHH in Concord Gallery. We never connected outside of our “chance” meetings. I looked forward to our visits. Denise loved her family and friends and I will miss her.
    09/17/2021 08:43 am

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