Sifi worked very hard and made sacrifices to give his family every opportunity possible. On September 20, 2013, Kontos achieved notoriety as he surrendered 's 24th career grand slam that broke the record formerly held by. The family would like to thank Valeo Hospice Care and Right At Home Care for their compassionate assistance in his care over the last several years as well as Wasatch Lawn Memorial for their services. The running joke is that there is baseball season, and there is wedding season. Burial will follow in Mayflower Cemetery, Taunton. Arrangements: His Visitation will be held in the St.
George, with his brother Tom, donated the land for Lord of the Lakes Lutheran Church and were instrumental in the development of the church itself. She is survived by two daughters, Celia and Athen of Syracuse; a son, George Teresa of Dewitt; five grandchildren, Demetrius, Amalia, Lisa, Maria and Anna, and two great-grandchildren, Niko and Teah. Born on December 31, 1923, George began his life in Chicago, Illinois before finding his roots in Butte des Morts, Wisconsin. Archived from on April 13, 2014. Assisting the family with arrangements is the Phaneuf Funeral Homes and Crematorium. On June 11, 2013, Kontos was ejected for the first time in his Major League career after hitting center fielder with a pitch.
Fred Pinkerton wrote on November 28, 2018 To Janet. Win Expectancy, Run Expectancy, and Leverage Index calculations provided by Tom Tango of , and co-author of. Through July 11, Kontos stranded all 25 base runners he inherited on the season. Born in Flambouro, Greece, she immigrated to the United States with her two daughters, Celia Vasoula and Athen Anthoula in 1954, joining her husband, Venizelos, who previously immigrated to the United States in 1951. Kontos was designated for assignment on July 6, 2018. As someone who would have argued in favor of a non-tender this December, this makes it less awkward for all of us. He bats and throws right-handed.
After appearing in eight of the Giants' first 13 games of the 2016 season, Kontos went on the with a strained. Drafted by the New York Yankees in 2006, Kontos worked his way up through the minor-league system before making his Major League debut in September 2011. He graduated from Phillips High School. While the rest of his teammates flew to St. The visitation is Wednesday, July 11, beginning at 5:00 p.
In lieu of flowers the family welcomes donations to the Greek Orthodox Church of Salt Lake. George, with his brother Tom, donated the land for Lord of the Lakes Lutheran Church and were instrumental in the development of the church itself. Cremation has taken place and a visitation for family and friends will be on Friday, November 30, 2018, from 2:30 to 5:30 p. In the years that followed his return from the war, George became a pillar of the community. To light a memorial candle, sign the online guestbook or for facility directions, please visit www. We wrote at the time of his release from the Red Sox Sandoval was for the Giants.
Married Life Marital Status Update Soon Spouse Update Soon Children We will update soon about Childrens. She was predeceased by a brother, Dimitrios Kazazi, who passed away in 1996; and a sister, Marianthi Kakalelis, who passed away in 1994. He initially started getting at bats with the San Jose Giants and Sacramento River Cats in the minor leagues. For the last month of the season, he posted a 1. He soon married Merle, remaining dedicated to her until his last day. Traded to the San Francisco Giants before the start of the 2012 season, Kontos made the move to the West Coast and soon found himself pitching in Game 1 of the 2012 World Series.
Kontos appeared in a career-high 73 games, recording a career-best 0. Sandoval by the Boston Red Sox earlier this season in the middle of a five year contract signed after the 2014 season. He was the son of Alex Chris Kontos and Stella Karamichas Kontos of Geraki, Greece. Kontos was also part of the Yankees postseason roster until the Yankees lost to the in the. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Holy Trinity Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Cathedral. A funeral service will be on July 13, 2018, at 10 a. The 4 of us went on a cruise together.
Full-year historical Major League statistics provided by Pete Palmer and Gary Gillette of. Rest In Peace, George Tom and Stacy Pethke wrote on November 25, 2018 Randy is right saying George was a remarkable man. He cherished time spent with family and friends, recalling favorite memories of his worldwide travels. Later, he attended Columbia University. Jaack Erkilla wrote on November 25, 2018 George was a loving, caring, friendly person.
The happy couple boarded a 6:40 p. Kontos was optioned back to Triple-A on July 23 and wasn't recalled until rosters expanded in September. She had a heart of gold and will be missed by all who knew her. Total Zone Rating and initial framework for Wins above Replacement calculations provided by Sean Smith. He lived a great life. We served on council together. George is survived by his children, Kathy Bruce Hergert, of Butte des Morts; Jim Susie Kontos, of Florida; Janet Ed Veith, of Larsen; his grandchildren, Nick Amy Hergert, of Omro; Lindsay Zack Hepner, of Milwaukee; Kelsey Derek Hanneman, of Larsen; Jordan Veith, of Larsen; Alex Kontos, of Florida; Chris Kontos, of Florida; and his great-grandchild, Tanner Groshek, of Omro.