Obituary of Effie Paraskevopoulos
Efstathia “Effie” Paraskevopoulos, of Regina, SK, passed away peacefully after a short but courageous battle with cancer on Saturday, July 6, 2019 at the age of 63 years. She was predeceased by her husband Charalabos (Bob); her mother Ioanna and her in-laws, Kanaris and Dimitra. Effie is survived by her father Ioannis; daughter Dimitra; son Kanaris (Patty); two grandchildren Cora and Ava; brother Gus (Elizabeth); sister Cleopatra (Dimitris); brother-in-law Stavros(Barbara); sister-in-law Melitsa (George); as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Effie worked at Regina Lutheran Home where she committed her time to caring for others. She was passionate about cooking, gardening, spending time with her granddaughters and teaching them Greek songs and dances. Effie was devoted to her family, and will be lovingly remembered for her kindness and generosity towards everyone that crossed her path. The family would like to thank the doctors and amazing nurses that cared for Effie during her time in Unit 3B at the Pasqua Hospital. A Prayer Service will be held at Speers Funeral Chapel, 2136 College Avenue, Regina, SK, on Thursday, July 11, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at St. Paul’s Greek Orthodox Church, 3000 Argyle Road, Regina, SK, on Friday July 12, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. Family and friends so wishing may make donations, in memoriam, to the Brain Tumor Foundation of Canada, 205 Horton Street East, Suite 203, London, ON, N6B 1K7 or to the Saskatchewan Cancer Agency, 200-4545 Parliament Avenue, Regina, SK, S4W 0G3.