Demetri “Jimmy” Nickolas Vroustouris

Demetrios (“Jimmy”) Vroustouris, of Falls Church, Virginia, age 90, passed away on Sunday, February 24th, 2019.

 

He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Konstantina Vroustouris, and his children Jenny Batistas (Vatistas), Nickolaos Vroustouris (Jo Ann), Voula Bowman Vroustouris (Ron Bowman), and Theodora Vroustouris (David Tucholski). He is survived by his four sisters (Konstantina, Potaanagiota, Georgia and Maria), ten grandchildren (Eleni, Demetri, Rebecca, Demos, Nick, James, Steven, Haley, Constance, and Charlene), and two great-grandchildren (Alex and Angelina).

 

He is preceded in death by his brother (George), his sisters (Theodora and Aspasia), and his grandson (Robert).

 

Jimmy Vroustouris was born on June 20, 1928 in Sparta, Greece and immigrated to the United States in the 1960s. Jimmy was a restaurateur who started Athens Pizza at Seven Corners in Falls Church in 1978, and at Bailey’s Crossroads in 1994. He retired in 2002. He spent the remainder of his life traveling back to Greece and enjoying time with his family.

 

A memorial visitation service will be held at Advent Funeral and Cremation Services, 7211 Lee Highway Falls Church, Virginia 22046 on Wednesday, February 27th , 2019, from 5 – 8 p.m. The funeral service will be held at St. Katherine Greek Orthodox Church, 3149 Glen Carlyn Rd, Falls Church, VA 22041, on Thursday, February 28th , 2019, at 11 a.m. Interment to follow at Columbia Gardens Cemetery, 3411 Arlington Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201. A luncheon will be held at St. Katherine’s Greek Orthodox Church after the burial.

 

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in memory of Jimmy to the Robert C. Tucholski Memorial Fund, which will go to support help fund activities at the local pediatric oncology clinic where his grandson received treatment. Donations can be sent to 7263-E Arlington Blvd, Falls Church, VA 22042  in care of Dr. Theodora Vroustouris.


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