Maria Pettas

Maria Pettas

Monday, February 14th, 1944 Sunday, December 22nd, 2019

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Obituary for Maria Pettas (Kalathas)

Maria Pettas, age 75, of Fayetteville, PA, died on Sunday, December 22, 2019, as a result of a pedestrian accident in Fayettevlle. Born on February 14, 1944 in Greece, she was a daughter of the late Michael Kalathas and Carol Kanelos Kalathas. Maria was retired as a former co-owner and operator of the Flamingo Restaurant in Fayetteville, where she, alongside her husband Konstantinos, faithfully served many local patrons over the years. A member of St. Mary Greek Orthodox Church in Chambersburg, Maria is survived by her husband Konstantinos G. Pettas of Fayetteville; three children, Georgios Pettas of Fayetteville, Angeliki Pettas of Chambersburg, and Michael (Amanda Butts) Pettas of Chambersburg; two grandchildren, Marielle and Myra Pettas; and 5 brothers: Charle, Tom, George, John, and Tony Kalathas. She was preceded in death by one brother, Nick Kalathas.

Her funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, December 27, in St. Mary Orthodox Church, 2063 Lincoln Way East, Chambersburg, with interment following in Norland Cemetery. The family will receive friends during a time of visitation from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 26, in the Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home 333 Falling Spring Road Chambersburg, as well the hour prior to the service in the church on Friday.

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  • Visitation

    Thursday, December 26th, 2019 | 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home
    333 Falling Spring Rd.
    Thursday, December 26th, 2019
    5:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Second Visitation

    Friday, December 27th, 2019 | 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    St. Mary Orthodox Church
    Lincoln Way East
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Friday, December 27th, 2019
    12:00pm - 1:00pm
  • Service

    Friday, December 27th, 2019 | 1:00pm
    St. Mary Orthodox Church
    Lincoln Way East
    Friday, December 27th, 2019
  • Interment

    Norland Cemetery
    2295 Philadelphia Ave
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |

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Thoughts & prayers going out to the family, friends & all she worked with at Flamingo. She will be sadly missed. Eugene & Jo-Ann McDannell
Comment | Posted at 05:24pm via Condolence

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Marian NcCall

So very sorry for you loss. Prayers for the entire family.
The Matt McCall Family
Comment | Posted at 08:21pm via Condolence

Harriet Fulton

Sending our sympathy to the family of Maria. May the employees of Flamingo know you are in our prayers as we are weekly visitors. May God be with you in the days ahead. Sincerely, Harriet and Mark Fulton.
Comment | Posted at 05:37pm via Condolence

Charles and Karen Johnson

Thoughts and prayers to the family. You have our deepest sympathy.
Comment | Posted at 02:34pm via Condolence

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