Demetra Scoropanos, 95

January 20, 2011

1915-JAN. 19, 2011

MECHANICSBURG, Pa. — Demetra Scoropanos, 95, of Mechanicsburg, Pa., formerly of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2011, in the Carlisle Regional Medical Center.

She was born in 1915 in Arta, Greece, and came to America in 1940 with her husband.

She was a member of the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral, Camp Hill, Pa.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Louis Scoropanos, and two sons, Alexander and Thomas Scoropanos.

Surviving are three daughters, Christine Kanelakis, of Mechanicsburg, Johanna Pritsios of Clarksburg, Md., and Alexandra Ellis of San Diego, Calif.; daughter-in-law, Angeline Scoropanos of Mechanicsburg; 12 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2011, in St. John’s Episcopal Church, 101 S. Prospect St., Hagerstown. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery, Hagerstown.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 1000 Yverdon Drive, Camp Hill PA 17011.

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