Elpice G. Soussou

elpice soussou

November 28, 1923 ~ May 11, 2020

Soussou, Elpice, G. “Lily” nee: Varaclas, age 96, of Tenafly, formerly of Paramus, passed peacefully on Monday, May 11, 2020. She was born in Jerusalem and moved to the United States in 1986. She worked for the U.S. Department of State for 33 years. During her time in the United States, she was an active steward of the Cathedral of St. John the Theologian in Tenafly, NJ.

Beloved wife of the late George Soussou. Devoted mother of Stavro Soussou and his wife Audrey, and Sonia Antypas and her husband Francois. Cherished grandmother of George, Alexander, Thomas, Michael, Elpitha, Philip and Stephen. She is also survived by a brother, nieces, nephews, and cousins that she loved dearly.

Private family services in keeping with the Greek Orthodox traditions will be held. The family will arrange a life celebration when current gathering restrictions are lifted. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of St. John the Theologian, located at 353 E. Clinton Avenue, Tenafly, NJ 07670. For more information, please call (201) 944-0100 or visit www.frankpatti.com

Services

Private: May 15, 2020 1:00 pm

St. John The Theologian Greek Orthodox Cathedral
353 E. Clinton Avenue
Tenafly, NJ 07670


Final Resting Place:

George Washington Memorial Park.
Paramus & Century Roads
Paramus, NJ 07653-0021


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  1. Dear Stavro, Sonia and to the Soussou family,
    Our deepest condolences to you on the passing of your mother. She was a kind and respectful woman. She will be greatly missed by all. May God give you the strength during this difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May her memory be eternal.
    Bishara and Zuhi Sousou and family

  2. Dear Stavro, Sonia and your families. We are saddened to hear of your loss. Please know our thoughts and prayers go out to you at this difficult time. May she rest in eternal peace and may her memory remain eternal in your hearts forever! Lily will always be remembered fondly to all of us who knew her. May you find strength in her wonderful memories.
    Elia & Nuha Sousou and Family

  3. Our hearts were saddened to hear of the passing of your mother. We will miss her pleasant smile, the kind and encouraging words she always had.
    Our warmest and deepest condolences during these dark hours.
    Her memory will be eternal

    Minerva and Nick Papson

  4. Dear Stavros, Sonia and families.
    We are deeply saddened by your loss and will always remember mom for her smile, filoxenia, and her love for her children and grandchildren.
    May her memory be eternal.
    Jimmy, Stella and Family.

  5. Dear Stavro, Sonia and to the Soussou family,
    We are so sorry for your loss. She will be missed dearly. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. May her memory be eternal.
    Nageeb and Shaden Sousou

  6. My deepest condolences, my thoughts and prayers are with you & your family in this time of need. May her memory be eternal. From the Katechis & Hatziminadakis Families

  7. Dear Stavro, Andrey & family ,My deepest sympathy for your loss, sylipitiria
    My thoughts & prayers are with you &your family
    Joanna

  8. Was very sorry to hear your Mother passed away, she was a lovely lady. My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family. May she Rest in Peace

  9. Dear Stavros,

    We are deeply saddened by your loss of yoyr mother.

    May her memory be eternal.

    fr Stylianos, Athena presvytera from Thessaloniki, Greece.

  10. αιωνια η μνημη της να την θυμαστε παντα!

    Ελλη και Δημητρης Αβρασογλου

  11. Dear Stavro, Andrey & family ,My deepest sympathy for your loss. May her memory be eternal. She was a great lady and you made her proud!

    Anne & John Mavroudis


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