Steliany G. Tsaldaris
November 2, 1926 – March 26, 2014
Steliany G. Tsaldaris, age 87, of Wilmington, DE passed away on Wednesday, March 26, 2014, with her sons by her side.
She was born in Schenectady, New York on November 2, 1926, and was a daughter of the late George Zahos and Zmaragdy Gekas Zahos. In 1945, she moved with her family to Wilmington. Mrs. Tsaldaris reveled in her lifelong profession as a public accountant where she diligently served her family, friends and the community.
She was an avid church member of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church. Mrs. Tsaldaris served as a past president of the Philoptochos Society from 1963 until 1965 and was one of the founding members of the Daughters of Penelope. She was a lovely person, filled with much love, compassion and optimism, who always saw the good in everyone. She will be greatly missed.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband, George N. Tsaldaris and a sister, Antoinette Carter. She is survived by her two sons, Andrew Tsaldaris and Nicholas Tsaldaris and his wife Bonnie; grandson, Nicholas who she adored and cherished; and sisters, Maria Fafalios and Madeline Koumpias and their families.
A funeral service will be held at 11 am on Tuesday, April 1, 2014, at the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 808 N. Broom Street, Wilmington, DE 19806, where a visitation will be held from 10 am until 11 am. Interment will follow in Silverbrook Cemetery, Lancaster Ave. and DuPont Rd., Wilmington, DE.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donation be made contributions may to the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church at the address listed above.