Fotini Makrigiannis

Fotini Makrigiannis

1934 - 2019

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Obituary of Fotini Makrigiannis

Obituary of

 

Fotini P. Makrigiannis

 

Fotini Makrigiannis, 84, of Charlotte passed away peacefully in her sleep on Friday, February 8, 2019 surrounded by her family.  Fotini was born September 19, 1934 in Megalo Horio, Evrytania, Greece, a daughter of the late Panayiotis and Ekaterini Makrigiannis.

 

Fotini was a loving sister, sister-in-law, Godmother, aunt, great-aunt, friend, and neighbor. Ms. Makrigiannis was employed by Lance Corporation for many years until her retirement.  A long time member of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral and the Megalohoriton Association, she actively volunteered at the Greek Festival.  Fotini enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, knitting blankets, and tending to her gardens.  She will be missed dearly by her family and friends.

 

In addition to her parents, Fotini is preceded in death by her brother, Haralambos (Harry) Makris of Florence, SC, her sister, Vasiliki Tasios, and her brother-in-law, Georgios Tasios of Charlotte, NC.

 

Survivors include her brother, Dimitrios Makrigiannis and his wife, Eleni; sister-in-law, Bessie Makris; Godson, George Koutsopoulos, and her many nieces and nephews.

 

A Trisagion followed by a Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, February 11, 2019 at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral.  The family will receive friends from 10:30 – 11:00 a.m.  Interment at Evergreen Cemetery.

 

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Panagia Prousiotissa Chapel, c/o Evrytanian Association, 121 Greenwich Rd, Charlotte, NC  28211 or the Renovation Fund at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 600 East Blvd., Charlotte, NC  28203.

 

Arrangements are in the care of Hankins & Whittington Funeral Service; please share condolences online at www.hankinswhittington.com

 

 

 

Monday
11
February

Visitation

10:30 am - 11:00 am
Monday, February 11, 2019
Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral
600 East Blvd
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
Monday
11
February

Trisagion & Funeral Service

11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday, February 11, 2019
Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral
600 East Blvd
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
Monday
11
February

Burial

12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
Monday, February 11, 2019
Evergreen Cemetery
4626 Central Avenue
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States