Father Athanasios Emmert, fell asleep in Christ this past Wednesday, October 23rd at the age of 78. While a priest of the Antiochian Archdiocese he served parishes in New York, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Canada, Connecticut, Massachusetts. From 1975 to 1985 he served at St. George Church in Chicago-Cicero, Illinois. In his last years, Father Athanasios served in the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Denver.
The schedule of services for Father Athanasios are as follows:
Monday, October 28th
6:00PM Visitation at St. George/Cicero, IL
7:00PM Trisagion Prayers of Mercy
Tuesday, October 29th
9:30AM Divine Liturgy at St. George/Cicero, IL, followed by the Funeral Service
Interment at Elmwood Cemetery/River Grove, IL
May his memory be eternal!