Demetre Yfantis


Demetre “Jimmy” Yfantis July 26, 1940 – July 25, 2022

Services for Jimmy will take place all in one day on Thursday August 4th. Visitation begins at 10:00 AM at Sts. Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Church, 11025 South Roberts Road Palos Hills Illinois 60465. Funeral to begin promptly at 11:00 AM. Jimmy will be laid to rest along side his beloved wife Maria at Evergreen Cemetery of Evergreen Park Illinois.

** For those of you who may not be able to attend the services, the Yfantis family has arranged for a live stream of the funeral. Please use the link provided approximately 10 minutes prior to the 11:00 AM Funeral Service.

** In lieu of flowers the Yfantis family kindly asks that you may consider a memorial donation in Jimmy’s name to World Central Kitchen to help provide food relief in times of crisis

For all information and question please call Mike Orrico at 815/260-0668

Demetre (Jimmy) Yfantis, age 82, entered into eternal rest peacefully on July 25,2022. Demetre was born in Milea, Doridos, Greece, to the late Spyridon and Panagiota. From the age of 20, Demetre was an entrepreneur. He started businesses in Greece and subsequently more than a dozen businesses in the United States. He married his wife Maria in Greece and soon thereafter in 1968 the couple emigrated to Chicago, Illinois. He was a devoted and beloved husband of the late Maria. He is survived by his loving children, Pamela Yfantis and Spiro (Sam) Yfantis, his beloved sisters Voula and Vasiliki, also by many Cousins, Nieces, Nephews and Friends in the United States, Greece and across the globe.