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Obituary for George Faclaris

George Faclaris

Peacefully passed away on Thursday, March 21, 2024 at Columbia Forest Long Term Care, Waterloo at the age of 95. George suffered a mild stroke on the morning of March 20th. Unfortunately, he declined rapidly in the evening. The caring staff of Columbia Forest Long Term Care kept him comfortable during his last few hours.

Now reunited with his beloved wife Rosa (Triantafilli), of 55 years, who predeceased him on June 13, 2012. George has also joined in heaven his parents, Nick and Eleni, his brother John (the late Tasoula) and brother Peter (the late Voula).

Loving father to Nick (Lucy) and Maria (Keith). Proud and cherished Papou (grandfather) of Briana, Tia (Adam) and Christopher; Tessa (Spencer), Jesse (Dominika) and Madison. Propappous (great-grandfather) of Rocket and Jacob. Survived by his sister Letsa Baffes (Gus) and his brother Aleko. He will be remembered fondly by his nieces and nephews in Greece, Canada and USA.

George's family will receive relatives and friends on Monday, March 25, 2024 from 5:00 PM - 8:00PM with Trisagion Service at 7:30 PM at the Henry Walser Funeral Home, 507 Frederick St., Kitchener. Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, March 26, 2024 at 11:00 AM at Sts. Peter and Paul Greek Orthodox Church, 527 Bridgeport Rd., Kitchener. Father Anatoliy Bandura officiating. Interment at Parkview Cemetery immediately following the service.

As expressions of sympathy, donations to Heart & Stroke Foundation or Sts. Peter and Paul Greek Orthodox Church would be appreciated by the family (cards available at the funeral home).

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