Pota Calatzis Obituary
Here is Pota Calatzis’s obituary. Please accept Everhere’s sincere condolences.
Pota Calatzis (née Rassias) of Astoria, NY, peacefully left us on Friday May 10, 2019. She was born Panagiota Rassias on August 26, 1950 in the town of Georgitsi, Sparta, Greece to the late George and Konstantina (née Aloupis) Rassias.
She is pre-deceased by her beloved husband Peter, son Anastasi and parents George and Konstantina. She is survived by her son George Calatzis, daughter-in-law Amanda and grandson Augustine Peter of Astoria, NY; brother Nick Rassias and wife Helen of Stamford, CT; niece and nephew Mary and George Rassias of Stamford, CT; sister-in-laws Helen Costantinou and Voula Papadopoulos of Astoria, NY, and many other cousins, nieces and nephews in the US and Greece.
Pota was an avid gardener and loved to cook. She was an incredibly caring, loyal and selfless mother, wife, sister, aunt, cousin and friend, and always remembered the kindness of others. She will be sorely missed by all those who knew her.
Friends and family may offer their sympathy and condolences to the family, Tuesday, May 14 2pm - 5pm and 7pm - 9pm at Farenga Funeral Home (38-08 Ditmars Blvd. Astoria, NY). A funeral service will take place on Wednesday, May 15 at 12pm at St. Catherine & St. George Greek Orthodox (2230 33rd St. Astoria, NY). The interment will immediately follow the service at St. Michael’s Cemetery (7202 Astoria Blvd. East Elmhurst, NY).
In lieu of flowers, the family asks for donations to be made to the Brain Aneurysm Foundation.