Emmanouil Kyroudis


Emmanouil Kyroudis   December 12th,1934  – March 17, 2019

Services for Mr. Kyroudis will take place Wednesday March 20th from 4:30 to 8:30 with the  5:30 Trisagion at The Maher Funeral home 17101 71st Avenue Tinley Park (1 Blk East of Harlem on 171st Street). Friends and family will meet directly the following morning at St. Spyridon Greek Orthodox Church 12307 S. Ridgeland Ave in Palos Heights for the 10:00 Funeral Service. His interment will take place at Bethania Cemetery in Justice.

Emmanouil Kyroudis, 84; Born in Athens, Greece; Preceded in death by his beloved spouse of
60 years Mimika (Demetra); Son of the late George and Maria of Constantinople, Greece;
Devoted Father of George (Christina) Kyroudis, Fay (Panagiotis) Feradouros, and James (Effie)
Kyroudis;Fond uncle of Yianni(Eleni) Papadopoulos;Cherrished Papou of Dionysi “Dio” and
Demetra Feradouros and Emily and Melina Kyroudis. Dearest brother of the late Aristotelis
(Evangelia) Kyroudis, Georgia (George)Tzouanopoulos, Evangeline (late Rigas) Rogiokos, and
Angela (Steve) Iliopoulos; Friend of George (late Peggy) Pappas. Fond uncle to many nieces
and nephews. After leaving Greece in the early 1960’s, he and his wife lived in Canada before
settling in the Chicagoland area. Prior to retirement, he worked as a union carpenter, and in
the restaurant and retail produce business. He will be remembered as a source for historical
facts, and all ancient Hellenic proverbs. His passions were cooking, gardening, reading
current events and following his favorite Chicago sports teams. He was a pillar of strength for
his family, a perfectionist in his work, and his love for others was ever present. He will be
missed dearly. Visitation Wednesday, March 20, 2019 from 4:30-8:30PM at The Maher Funeral
Home 17101 71st Avenue Tinley Park Il 60477. Trisagion services at 5:30 PM. Friends and
Family asked to meet directly Thursday morning at 10:00 AM at St. Spyridon Hellenic Orthodox
Church, 12307 S. Ridgeland, Palos Heights. Orrico Kourelis Funeral Services Inc. handling all
arrangements. Interment Bethania Cemetery. “May His Memory Be Eternal”