October 8, 1930 - February 3, 2019
Athena Yerinides, 88, of Norwalk, wife of Gus Yerinides, died Sunday, February 3, 2019 in at home. Born October 8, 1930 in Greece, she was the daughter of the late Savvas and Despina Simoulidies Kyriakides.
Mrs. Yerinides immigrated from Greece, worked until her 40’s and then devoted the second half of her life to being a loving wife, mother and grandmother.
In addition to her husband Gus, Mrs. Yerinides is survived by her three sons, Bill Yerinides, John Yerinides, Savvas Yerinides and his wife Katie. She is also survived by two grandchildren, Nicholas and Debbie and by her sister Sotira Petridis, as well as her brother-in-law Joseph and his wife Athena Yerinides.
Friends may call on Wednesday from 5:00 – 8:00 PM at Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk.
Services will be held at 10:00 AM on Thursday in St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 238 West Rocks Road, Norwalk. Burial will follow in Riverside Cemetery, 81 Riverside Avenue, Norwalk.