My mother was a very talented person. She was a talented seamstress and dressmaker. She sewed and designed most of the clothes that she would wear. She had three closets full of her original creations. She did use patterns to assist her. She was a talented baker. using recipes that were passed on to her from her mother. Bread and cookie recipes. She was a successful business woman and for twenty eight years managed and owned twelve apartment buildings in Villa Park. She married at age twenty two to a Ship Captain in the Greek Merchant Marine Theodore Themelis. She had one child, Dimitrios Themelis. She was active in the Philoptohos of St. Dimitrios Greek Orthodox Church for sixteen years.
Visitation Thursday June 27, 2019 from 9:30 a.m. until time of service 10:00 a.m. at Holy Apostles Greek Orthodox Church 2501 South Wolf Road, Westchester, IL Interment 1:00 p.m. at Ridgelawn Cemetery 4401 West Ridge Road, Gary, Indiana. Arrangement by Steuerle Funeral Home 630-832-4161
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