John E. Bassos Passes Away

BASSOS, John E. of Dayton, OH passed away on Tuesday (November 15, 2005). John was born in Hartford on March 20, 1927 to the late Efstratios and Catherine (Economou) Bassos. He was retired from the Air Force and U.S. Postal Service. He was predeceased by his wife, Edith (Cavel) Bassos; brothers, George, Paul, Alexander and Constantine Bassos; and a sister, Mary (Bassos) Lavender. He is survived by his sister-in-law, Evelyn Bassos, who he lived with while in Hartford; and also several nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held on December 18 at St. George Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Hartford.

Published in the Hartford Courant on 12/5/2005.

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