Athena Tenedios of Peconic died at her home on Dec. 13, 2017 at the age of 87.
She was born in Imvros, Turkey on June 17, 1930 to Eleni (Foka) and Manolis Anastasellis.
On Oct. 27, 1957, she married Steve Tenedios and they came to the United States in 1961. Athena had been a seamstress in NYC for many years.
On the North Fork, she was a member of the Transfiguration of Christ Greek Orthodox Church in Mattituck.
Surviving is her husband Steve; two daughters Helen and Joanne; son-in-law Samil; two sisters Vasiliki and Meropi; three grandchildren Guy Michael and his wife Susan, Hatim and Athena and a great-grandson Steven Robert.
The Divine Liturgy will be celebrated on Saturday, Dec. 16 at 10:30 a.m. at the Transfiguration of Christ Greek Orthodox Church in Mattituck, officiated by Father Ignatios Achlioppas. The family will receive at the church from 10 to 10:30 a.m.
Interment will follow at Cutchogue Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Imvrian Benevolent Society would be appreciated.