Memory Eternal for George John Bakos, Jr. of Winthrop

November 2, 2019

LYNN, MA – George John Bakos, Jr. of Winthrop, loving son of the late George J. Bakos, Sr. and Aphrodite (Chrisafideis) Bakos has passed away.

George was the beloved husband of Amanda (Triant) Bakos, devoted father of Georgiana Rose ‘Gia’ and Zoe Fotini, both of Winthrop, MA, cherished brother of John Bakos, Frances Frangos, and the late Christos G. Bakos, cherished uncle of Stephanie, Brianna and Alexandra Frangos, and Chase, Callie, and Christian Triant, dear son-in-law of George and Janet (Fabiano) Triant, and dear brother-in-law of Thomas Frangos, and Michael and Melissa Triant. He is also survived by his many adored aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.

George was a member of the St. George’s Greek Orthodox Church Parish Council. He is a former employee for the City of Boston, Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, as well as the Wayne Alarm Company. George owned and operated the Occasional Limo Company with his brothers. Nothing was more important to George than his family and faith. George will be sincerely missed by the many who loved him. May he rest in peace.

Family and friends honored George’s life at the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home on October 24 and again on Friday morning.  His Funeral Service took place at St. George Greek Orthodox Church, in Lynn, MA on October 25 and George was laid to rest at Winthrop Cemetery, Belle Isle Section.

In accordance with the family’s wishes, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in George’s name to the Salesians Boys and Girls Club Pasta Dinner, 150 Byron Street, Boston, MA 02128.


ATHENS - A regulation in an omnibus bill will allow repatriated Greeks from Albania and the former Soviet Union to receive full national pensions, Labor and Social Protection Minister Kostis Hatzidakis said during a discussion in Greek Parliament on Tuesday.

Top Stories


A pregnant woman was driving in the HOV lane near Dallas.

General News

FALMOUTH, MA – The police in Falmouth have identified the victim in an accident involving a car plunging into the ocean on February 20, NBC10 Boston reported.

General News

NEW YORK – Meropi Kyriacou, the new Principal of The Cathedral School in Manhattan, was honored as The National Herald’s Educator of the Year.


Crowds Flock to Funeral of Alison Russo-Elling, Victim of Greek-American Assailant

BROOKVILLE – With honors befitting an FDNY EMS lieutenant who fell in the line of duty, Alison Russo-Elling was buried today.

Enter your email address to subscribe

Provide your email address to subscribe. For e.g. abc@xyz.com

You may unsubscribe at any time using the link in our newsletter.