George Vatikiotis August 19, 1949 - January 26, 2022
George Vatikiotis passed peacefully at 9:18PM on January 26, 2022. He leaves behind his loving wife Vana, his 2 sons Taso and Stelio, his 4 grandchildren George, Melina, Vana and Marina, his loving brother Taso and his family, his loving sister Juli and her family and many other loving relatives and friends.
George will be fondly remembered as a passionate, hard working family man with a warm personality. He was born in Kallipoli, Piraeus (Pireas) in Greece on August 19, 1949. In his youth he was very active with wrestling and soccer. He served in the Greek Army and worked on shipyards and on ships that traveled all over the world before later moving to the USA with his brother Taso. He met his wife Vana in Falls Church, VA when she had recently moved there from Athens, Greece to attend college. He was involved with restaurants, wholesale produce, contracting and real estate ventures through all of his working years. He will be greatly missed by all who love him.
Funeral will be at 11AM on Tuesday, February 1st at Saint Katherine's Greek Orthodox Church in Falls Church, VA and resting will take place immediately after at Chestnut Grove Cemetery in Herndon, VA.