x

Politics

Spiro Trataros Died Suddenly at Age 32

August 15, 2018

NEW YORK – Spiro Trataros passed away suddenly at the age of 32. The son of Constantine and Ioanna Trataros, brother of Paris (Paraskevi) and Nicholas, grandson of the late Nikos Trataros, lived in New York.

The tragedy occurred while his parents were in Greece and upon hearing the sad news, they immediately began their return trip to the United States.

Hundreds of condolences have been posted on social media by relatives and friends, as the loss of Spiro shocked and upset many in the Greek and wider community.

Kind, dignified, good-hearted, with a sense of humor, always willing to help, and always with a smile, Spiro spent many of his summers on Lemnos, where the family is from on his father’s side.

Spiro was beloved on the island, where with relatives and friends lived. He had a great love for the sea.

The visitation will be held 5-9 PM on Monday, August 13, at Dahill Funeral Home, John G. Litras, Funeral Director Corp. 2525 65th St., Brooklyn, NY 11204. The burial will take place in Boca Raton, Florida.

The National Herald expresses heartfelt condolences to the Trataros family for their tragic loss.

May his memory be eternal.

RELATED

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

Columnists

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.

Video

Camels a Common Sight for World Cup Visitors (Photos + Video)

DOHA, Qatar — Two weeks into the first World Cup in the Middle East, fewer teams are at the tournament and some fans are starting to make long journeys home.

WASHINGTON — Performers such as Gladys Knight or the Irish band U2 usually would be headlining a concert for thousands but at Sunday's Kennedy Center Honors the tables will be turned as they and other artists will be the ones feted for their lifetime of artistic contributions.

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court is about to confront a new elections case, a Republican-led challenge asking the justices for a novel ruling that could significantly increase the power of state lawmakers over elections for Congress and the presidency.

DOHA, Qatar — Two weeks into the first World Cup in the Middle East, fewer teams are at the tournament and some fans are starting to make long journeys home.

BEIJING — Three Chinese astronauts landed in a northern desert on Sunday after six months working to complete construction of the Tiangong station, a symbol of the country’s ambitious space program, state TV reported.

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.