January 23, 1932 - May 7, 2018
Kostas Christoforides, 85, husband of Koula Christoforides of Norwalk, passed away Monday, May 7, 2018 after a long battle with Parkinson’s with his wife by his side.
Born on January 23rd, 1932 in Spelia, Greece, he was the son of Christoforos and Despina Sarvanidou Christoforides. Kostas immigrated to the United States in 1968 where he became a life long resident of Norwalk. He worked at Otis and Hick, and as a Baker for Pepperidge Farm for over 30 years. Kostas was a very generous and carefree spirit that truly loved his family. He enjoyed visiting with friends at the Greek Social Club and having a glass of wine and long chats with his son-in-law, Scott Klein.
In addition to his wife, Kosta is survived by his son, Christoforos, and his children Kostas and Stefanos of Greece; his stepdaughter Stacie Klein, her husband Scott and their children Jessica, Kristina, Caila, David, and Rachel. His brother, The Reverend Haralambos Christoforides and his wife, and many beloved nieces and nephews.
He is predeceased by his sisters Sophia and Anthe, and his brothers Christ, Anastasios and Yiannis Christoforides.
Friends and family may call Thursday, May 10, 2018 from 6-8 p.m. at Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk, CT. Funeral services will take place in Spelia, Greece. In lue of flowers, please make a donation to The Parkinson’s Disease Foundation www.apdaparkinson.org.