Nick Georgiafandis, age 92, residing at the Ohio Veterans Home in Sandusky died Wednesday morning, January 30, 2013.
Nick was born June 23, 1920 in Clarksburg, West Virginia. He served in the US Navy during WWII and the Korean Conflict. He was married to his late wife, Dorothy for over 60 years. He lived in Steubenville, was a former member of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, and worked for Weirton Steel Corp. in West Virginia for 33 years. In 1976, he retired and they moved to St. Petersburg, Florida and he worked over 15 years at a bowling alley.
They loved to go Ballroom Dancing every weekend. He always had a beautiful yard with meticulously kept gardens. Later they moved to Elyria, and he spent the past seven years at the Ohio Veterans Home, where he died peacefully in his sleep.
He is survived by his children, Nina (Mick) Pandelos of Daytona Beach, FL, Nick (Kelley) Georgiafandis of Norwalk, and George (Jennifer) Georgiafandis of Chicago, IL; 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren; sisters, Ethel and Julia; brothers, Stanley and John; nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy (Benos) Georgiafandis in 2004; a brother, Steve and his parents, George and Maria Georgiafandis.
A private gathering for family and friends was held at Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk. Burial with military honors was at Berlinville Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be sent to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870. Online condolences to norwalkfuneral.com.