Kalliope Kara Safos, age 99, passed away on Wednesday afternoon, June 30, 2004, in Houston , Texas surrounded by her loving family. She impressed all that knew and loved her with her kindness, ageless beauty, perfect hair and very intact intellect.
A member of Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral for 60 years, Mrs. Safos was preceded in death by her husband, Chrysostomos A. Safos, and is survived by loving and devoted children: daughter, Vaso Papandrianos; son, Apostolos Safos and his wife, Eleni; grandchildren, Kalli Safos, Maria Ringer and her husband, Benny, Christina Demeris, and her husband Stathy; and great grandchildren, Andre Ringer, Eleni and Niko Demeris, all of Houston .
Mrs. Safos lived a long, strong and full life. She was the strong force behind her family and will be missed by all that knew and loved her.
“A golden heart stopped beating, hard-working hands put to rest. GOD broke our hearts to prove to us he only takes the best.”