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Eli J. Triantafilis

May 12, 1952 — December 29, 2023

Eli J. Triantafilis, Proud Member of the Mechanics Union Local 701

Eli, born in Chicago on May 12, 1952 to the late James and Despina Triantafilis. He attended Koraes Elementary School and was a proud graduate of Little Flower High School. Eli retired from his life long career as an Automobile Mechanic for ShireyCadillac in 2018.

Beloved Husband of 45 years to Annette (nee Giovannetti) Triantafilis

Loving Father to Alicia (Patrick) Fagan

Cherished Papou of Eli and Gianna

Dear Brother in Law to Mike (Denise) Giovannetti

Devoted Uncle to Kelly, Michael, Chelsea (Haley), and Great Uncle to Grant, Jordan and Gabriella

Dear Cousin to Paul (Tina), George (Linda), Ted (Vicki), Steve (Maria), Mike (Xenia), Angela, Xenia, Christine, Nektaria,George, Alexander, Helen and Marianne. Eli also cherished many memories of his family in Greece. 

Adoring Friend to many whom he would refer to as Family

“Gone but Never Forgotten-May his Memory be Eternal” 

Visitation Wednesday, January 3rd from 3 p.m. until 8 p.m.

Chapel prayers, Thursday, January 4th, 9:30 a.m. at the KERRY FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CARE CENTER, 7020 West 127th Street, Palos Heights, proceeding to Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church, Palos Hills, Funeral Service, 10 a.m.

Interment Evergreen Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the ALS Association in Eli’s Memory, would be appreciated. Donations can be made through the ALS Foundation

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Wednesday, January 3, 2024

3:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

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Chapel Prayers

Thursday, January 4, 2024

9:30 - 9:45 am (Central time)

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Funeral Service

Thursday, January 4, 2024

10:00 - 11:00 am (Central time)

Saints Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Church

11025 S Roberts Rd, Palos Hills, IL 60465

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Burial

Thursday, January 4, 2024

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Central time)

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