In Memory of



Obituary for Garifalia Katsiavelos

Garifalia M. Katsiavelos nee Gianakakis, 81, Born in Louka, Tripoli, Greece; Beloved wife of Markos Katsiavelos; Devoted mother of Jim (Julie), Christine, and Niki (Juande) Lara; Cherished YiaYia nee Gianakakis of Alexis and Markos Katsiavelos, and Maria and Garifalia Lara; Loving sister of Theodosis (the late Kasiani) Janakas, Fotis (Katerina) Giannakakis, Konstantinos (Christina) Giannakakis, the late Vasilios (the late Pangoula) Giannakakis, the late Stavroula (the late Apostolos) Kougias, and the late Panagiotis (Petroula) Gianakas; Fond sister-in-law of Maria (the late Sam) Tsagalis, Helen (the late John) Alexakos, the late George Katsiavelos, the late Evangelos (Christine) Katsiavelos, and the late Zaharo (George) Milonopoulos; Dear aunt, cousin, and friend of many; Owner of M & G Good Food Restaurant located in Chicago until retirement in 2000. Visitation Tuesday March 21, 2023 from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Cumberland Funeral Chapels 8300 W. Lawrence Ave. Norridge, IL., Funeral Wednesday morning at 8:45 a.m. from the funeral home to Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church 10050 Ivanhoe Ave. Schiller Park, IL. for 10:00 a.m. Funeral service. Interment will follow at Elmwood Cemetery. Arrangements by NICHOLAS M. PISHOS FUNERAL DIRECTOR, LTD., Info: 847-833-9522