With heavy hearts and much love the Karamanis family announces the passing of our father Sam(Simeon) Karamanis residing in Maple, Ontario. Sam passed away Monday January 4, 2021 at the age of 92.
Born in Embore, Macedonia on January 24, 1928, son of the late Marko Karamanis & Elizabeth Karamanis. He is survived by his wife Helen, his son Mark and wife Mariana, daughters, Elizabeth and husband Kelly Suffern, Diana & Sherry and husband Jerry Franco. As well as his grandchildren Sammy, Cassidy & Kayla. In addition, the numerous caregivers and friends who were part of Sam’s life and cherished his company. The family wishes to thank the caregivers who helped Sam stay in his home.
Sam will be remembered for his love of family, and the passion for his garden at his home and cottage. Sam was known for his hospitality, which included entertaining family and friends, who were able to enjoy his delicious Macedonian home cooked meals.
Sam owned and operated restaurants in Toronto during his working years and he demonstrated a strong work ethic, which he passed on to his children.
Sam will be sadly missed by all those he came in contact with and had the chance to enjoy the many things he brought to life.
Due to Covid restrictions, a private family service will be held, and condolences can be sent to Mount Pleasant Cemetery www.etouch.ca.
Graveside Funeral Service
(The family wishes this to be a private event.)
Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Cremation & Funeral Centres