Betsy Harriet Sacalis, 92, passed away on November 25th, 2017. She was born on December 15th, 1924. She is preceded in death by her parents, Chrysa and Steve Sacalis.
She graduated from The Matthew Whaley School and thereafter attended the New England Music Conservatory where she studied singing. She was the previous owner of The Lafayette Restaurant. Betsy lived a long life filled with travel, music and laughter.
Left to cherish her memory is; sister, Mary Sacalis Mitchell; nieces, Lexi Mitchell (Tim Thyzel) and Allyson Mitchell Waterman (Tod); grandniece, Olivia Waterman; and grandnephews, Fasil Thyzel and Philip Waterman IV.
A visitation will be held at Saint Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church on Thursday, November 30th 6-8pm with Trisagion Prayer at 7pm. The funeral service will be held on Friday, December 1st at 10:00am at the church, followed by interment at Williamsburg Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Saint Demetrios Orthodox Church.