Passed away peacefully with her son Tom by her side on Wednesday May 8th, 2013 at Lisaard House at the age of 76. Beloved wife of the late Stergios Papatzikakis (2011). Loving mother of Tom Papatzikakis (Diane) of Cambridge and Alexandra Stamolous of Waterloo. Yaya to Vanessa, Krystyna and Aleko. Maria will be missed by Saki, Erin and Chris and by her family in Greece and Australia.
Maria's family will receive relatives and friends at the Henry Walser Funeral Home, 507 Frederick Street, Kitchener, 519-749-8467 on Friday from 3 - 5 & 7 - 9 pm with Trisagion prayers at 8 pm. Prayers will also be offered at the funeral home on Saturday May 11, 2013 at 9:15 am followed by a procession to Sts. Peter and Paul Greek Orthodox Church, 527 Bridgeport Rd., Kitchener for a Funeral Service at 10 am with Fr. Konstantine Chatzis officiating. Interment in Parkview Cemetery followed by a reception at the Church.
As expressions of sympathy, donations to the St. Mary's Hospital Foundation, Sunnyside Home Foundation or the Lisaard House would be appreciated by the family (cards available at the funeral home).
Visit www.henrywalser.com for Maria's memorial.