Stamatia Russakis - Obit
Stamatia L. 'Matina' Russakis 93, Fort Pierce She died Wednesday. She was born in Vozlitis, Sa-mns. Greece. In 1934, she came to Fort Pierce from Greece and married Gust A. Russakis. The couple owned and operated a citrus fruit stand for many years. They were founders of St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church where she was still a member. She was preceded in death by her husband in 1965 and her son, Nick, in 1957. Survivors include two sons, Art G. Russakis and Jim G. Russakis, both of Fort Pierce; five grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. today at Yates Funeral Home, Fort Pierce. A service will be held at 7 p.m. at the funeral home. A private funeral will be held Friday, with burial in River-view Memorial Park.