Diana “Di” Dellaportas
August 8th, 1959 – December 7th, 2020
In light of the currant health situations, the services for Diana will take place all in one day.
Visitaion Saturday December 12th from 9:00 AM to 12:00 noon at The Palos Gaidas Funeral Home 11028 South Southwest Highway (Next To McDonalds) Palos Hills Illinois. Private Funeral Service will be held and reserved for family only at Sts. Constantine & Helen greek Orthodox Church. Diana will be laid to rest at Bethania Cemetery of Justice . All are welcome at Visitation and Cemetery. MASKS MUST BE WORN AND SOCIAL DISTANCING WILL TAKE PLACE!
The Dellaportas and Gianakas family thanks you for your patience and support during this most difficult time. Most importantly they wish for you and your family to remain safe.
In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the Hinsdale District 86 Transition Center. 7302 Clarendon Hills Rd. Darien, IL 60561. Diana worked at the Transition Center to help teach students with disabilities functional life and vocational skills with a further goal of promoting opportunities for their independence in employment, post-secondary education, and community experiences
Dellaportas, Diana Paula 61, passed away peacefully into eternal life on December 7, 2020. She was an incredible mother, daughter, sister and aunt.Devoted mother of Steven, Samantha, Peter, and the late Demetra Gianakas, and Taki the dog. Beloved daughter of Demetrios and Theodora (nee Armatas) Dellaportas. Loving sister of Maria, Peter (Diane) , Tom, and Michelle (Matt) Pipikios. Adored aunt, Godmother, cousin, friend and colleague to many. Diana was known best for her kind, caring and selfless spirit as a wonderful friend and educator of children. She enjoyed yoga, cycling, playing with her dog and grand dogs, and being with her countless friends and loved ones. She had an inspiring ability to overcome adversity, and her optimistic soul positively influenced the lives of many. May her memory be eternal. Orrico Kourelis Funeral Services Inc. entrusted with arrangements. For information 815/462-0711 or www.orricofuneral.com