Williamsburg: Angelo H. Mageras, 84 a native of Karpenisi, Greece, died April 22,2016 at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital. Mr. Mageras was also known as “Mr. Williamsburg” by friends as well as his colleagues nationwide. He was one of the first to realize the growth potential of Williamsburg in the 1960’s and became one of the best known entrepreneurs in the city. He displayed unparalleled vision and was an overly optimistic believer on the good side of human nature. Survivors include his devoted wife of 56 years, Nickie Kokolis Mageras; two daughters: Georgia Salih and husband Hassen, Demetra Floropoulou and husband Thano, 2 sons: Bobby and Mario Mageras; 7 grandchildren; Emmy, Spyro, Nickie, Yianni, Vangeli, Omar, Nicole and her husband Vasili Michael; 1 great-granddaughter: Georgia; in addition to a host of nieces, nephews and cousins to include a very special cousin Anna and her daughter Zena Mageras. A funeral service conducted by the Reverend George Chioros, will be held 11:00 a.m., Thursday April 28, 2016 at Saint Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church, 60 Traverse Road, Newport News VA 23606. Interment will follow in Williamsburg Memorial Park Cemetery, 130 King William Drive, Williamsburg, VA 23188. The family will receive friends Wednesday April 27, 2016 at Bucktrout Funeral Home, Williamsburg from 4:00 until 6:00 p.m. with Trisagion Service at 5:00 p.m. The family request contributions be made to Saint Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church, 60 Traverse Road, Newport News, VA 23606.
Arrangements by Bucktrout Funeral Home, Williamsburg.
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