August 15, 1930 - June 2, 2012
John Lialios, 81, husband of Themis Zinovis Lialios of Norwalk passed away suddenly Saturday, June 2, 2012 at home. Born on August 15, 1930 in Sopiki, Albania he was the son of the late Minas & Demetra Lialios.
John immigrated to the United States with his family in 1956 and settled in Norwalk. He worked as a machinist for many years, but stayed active long into his retirement years. He loved planting his vegetable garden every year and could often be found at his son’s pediatric office tending to the grounds.
He is survived by his wife Themis, sons Tom and Minas, and his wife Barbara, step grandchildren and a step great grandchild, of Norwalk, CT, his brother Panagotis Lialios, of Sopiki, Albania, and lots of nieces, nephews, and cousins spanning both sides of the Atlantic.
Friends may call, Tuesday from 4:00 to 7:00pm at Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk. Services will be on Wednesday, at 10:00am at St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 238 West Rocks Road, Norwalk, CT. Interment will follow in Riverside Cemetery, 81 Riverside Avenue, Norwalk, CT.