George Pappas, age 77, a lifetime resident of Lowell, passed away on Tuesday, September 21, 2021, at the Lowell General Hospital. He was the beloved husband of Lucille M. (Boissonneault) Pappas, with whom he had been married to for 57 years.
Born in Lowell on March 9, 1944, he was a son of the late James and Sophie (Stamatopoulos) Pappas.
George, who was educated in the Lowell School system was a graduate of the Lowell Trade School and shortly after graduation he was employed by Honeywell Bull until his retirement.
He was also a longtime member of the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, a master Mason of 53 years at the Kilwinning Lodge in Lowell as well as a member of the Shriners.
George was an avid sports fan who enjoyed and attended numerous Bruins, Patriots and Eagles games with his friends. He also enjoyed numerous trips to Canada. But most of all, he enjoyed family get togethers at his home with friends and family particularly his granddaughters Olivia and Mia.
In addition to his wife Lucille, he is survived by his daughter Georgia and her husband David Desmond of Tyngsborough; a son, James Pappas of Lowell and his partner Kristine Ferreira of Merrimack, MA; two granddaughters, Olivia Pappas and Mia Pappas; a brother, Bill Pappas of Lowell; a sister-in-law, Cecile Corcoran of Nashua, NH; and his nieces and nephew, Mary Borodawka and her husband Mike of Westford, Kenneth Corcoran and his wife Marcie of Chelmsford and Amy Corcoran and her fiancé Ray Mello of Nashua.
The family wishes to extend their deepest appreciation to the staff at D’Youville Senior Care for the extraordinary care provided to George.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his visitation on Monday, Sept. 27, from 9 to 10 a.m. at the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 62 Lewis St., Lowell, MA 01854. His Funeral Service will follow at 10 a.m. Burial will take place in Westlawn Cemetery, Lowell. In lieu of flowers, those wishing may make a memorial donation in his memory to the D’Youville Foundation, 981 Varnum Ave., Lowell, MA 01854, or the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 62 Lewis St., Lowell, MA 01854. For online condolences or directions, please visit www.tyngsboroughfhuneralhome.com.
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