August 22, 2012
Evelyn Demetroules died August 22, 2012 at her home. She was 80. Born in West New York, she lived in North Arlington before moving to Rutherford in 1981.
Visiting will be on Sunday from 3-7 pm at the Armitage and Wiggins Funeral Home 596 Belgrove Drive Kearny. Funeral Service on Monday at 10 am in St. Georges Greek Ortodox Church in Clifton. Burial will follow at Hillside Cemetery in Lyndhurst.
After her father died, Evelyn, along with her mother, helped run the family Regency Dry Cleaning Business in North Arlington while attending Middle School. After graduating she became secretary to the President of Wallace and Tiernan in Belleville. She eventually left the work force to raise her family. Some years later she joined MD and Son Construction, a company founded by her husband Michael, as secretary for over 35 years. Evelyn and Michael owned Thoughbred Champion Horses and were reciepients of The N.J. Breeders Cup Award.
She is survived by her husband Michael and her children and their spouses Emmanuel and Claire Demetroules, Maria and Sam Karadimos and Elaine and Nick Economou. Also surviving are her grandchildren Jessica, Nicole, Katerina, Evan, Maria, Michael, Veronica and Kevin
In lieu of flowers kindly consider a donation to Alzheimers Research.
Visiting - Armitage & Wiggins Funeral Home, Kearny - 3:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Funeral Service - St. Georges Greek Orthodox Church, Clifton - 10:00 a.m.
Interment - Hillside Cemetery, Lyndhurst