It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Despina GIANIOSIS STEFADOUROS at the age of 70.
Despina GIANIOSIS STEFADOUROS
1949 – 2020
Despina Stefadouros Gianiosis Nov 1. 1949-May 28.2020
Born in Kalimnon Greece , lived in Rhodes Greece until the age of 2 whereby her family emigrated to Canada in 1951.
She was the adopted and only child of Nicholas Stefadouros and Maria Savvas until their separation at age 6.
Despina grew up mostly in Montreal spending her summers in Gennadi Greece or Lousiana with her beloved mother Maria.
She attended Baron Bing High school until she got married to her beloved George Gianiosis in Dec 1964.
Together they raised 5 children...and were together for 34 loving years until fate sought to separate them in 1998...
On May 28 2020.. our beloved mother , our sky and everything in it has gone on to be in the arms of her one true love , she is finally at peace again without pain and mourning , we will grieve , we will suffer terribly as a result of her absence , but she will at last be without pain again , healthy and reunited with our beloved father George..
Survived by her 5 children and spouses ,
Jimmy(Demetra),Olga(Paolo),Nick(Guylaine),Maria(Andreas),Christos ,as well as former son and daughter in laws ( Stavros ,Pascale,and Karine)..
Grandchildren, Vicky,Despina,Despina,Yorgo,Derika,Elpida,Adonis ,Georges and Dennis , Great grandchildren Sophia and Athena... countless family and friends from a lifetime far too short ,
She loved them all ..
Despinas heart had no limits , kept no grudges , accepted all people , she was an open wound of love , forgiving all ,apologizing for everything ...
we pray for her soul and ask God to keep her in his paradise with our beloved father ...