Sekas, George Nicholas, age 88, a longtime resident of Englewood Cliffs, NJ formerly of Fort Lee, NJ, passed peacefully on Monday June 27th. Born in Lesvos, Greece he came to the United States in 1946 and was a proud veteran of the U.S. Army. He was a furrier by trade who was an owner and partner of Sekas Brothers Furs, Inc. of Manhattan. He was a founding member of St. John The Theologian Greek Orthodox Cathedral. A founding member Boy Scouts Troop 25 (Tenafly). A member of AHEPA (Tenafly) , and a member of the Fur Manufacturing Association of NY.
Beloved husband of 64 years to Eugenia (nee: Dallas). Devoted father of Helen Sekas, Nicholas G. Sekas, Esq., and Katherine Gilbride. Adored father-in-law of Carolyn Sekas and Paul Gilbride. Cherished “Papou” of Lauren, Lee, George, Michael, Jean, and Jonathon. Dear brother of Cali Stamboulis, Gus Sekas, and the late Paul Sekas and May Vasilakos.
Our family will receive their friends and extended family on Thursday, 6/30 from 4-8 pm at the Frank Patti and Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home located at 327 Main Street, Fort Lee. For further information call (201) 944-0100 or www.frankpatti.com.
All are invited to assemble Friday, 7/1 at St. John the Theologian Greek Orthodox Cathedral (Tenafly, NJ) at 10 am for funeral services. Interment to follow at George Washington Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Parkinson’s Foundation (www.parkinsons.org) Kindly select "Tribute Gift in Memory of Someone" and then fill out the form accordingly or
checks mailed to: 200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800, Miami, FL 33131.