Hristos K. Kanelakis, 70

JAN. 1, 1941-SEPT. 6, 2011

September 08, 2011

Hristos K. Kanelakis, 70, of Mechanicsburg, Pa., passed away Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2011, at his home.

Born Jan. 1, 1941, in Agrinion, Greece, he was the son of the late Kimon and Maria (Tsironis) Kanelakis.   

He was the owner of Country Chef Restaurant in Carlisle, Pa.

He was preceded in death by his two sisters, Vasiliki Panothioka and Anastasia Christodoulou of Greece; his brother, Kostandinos Kanelakis of Greece; his niece, Maria Giannaris of Hagerstown, Md.; and nephew, George Christodoulou of Greece.

He is survived by his wife, Christine (Scoropanos) Kanelakis of Mechanicsburg; sons, Kimon Kanelakis of Washington, D.C., and Demetri and Stefan Kanelakis of Mechanicsburg; sister, Tina Giannaris of Hagerstown; sister, Irini Memos of Greece; brother, Paul Kanellakis of York, Pa.; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be Friday, Sept. 9, 2011, at 11:30 a.m. at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 101 S. Prospect St., Hagerstown, with the Rev. George Nikas officiating. Interment will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery, Hagerstown.

Viewing will be Friday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the church.

Memorial contributions may be made to Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral of Camp Hill, Pa., and Saints Peter and Paul Greek Orthodox Church of Frederick, Md.

Arrangements are by Neill Funeral Home, Camp Hill.

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