BOURBONNAIS – Georgia Kolokythas, 75, from Bourbonnais, passed away on Thursday (March 4, 2021) at her home.

She was born on February 15, 1946 in Greece to Alexandros and Panagiota (Tempeli) Kokkaliari. Georgia married Hristos Kolokythas on February 15, 1970 in Athens, Greece.

Georgia was a seamstress and owner of the Poor Boy restaurants in Kankakee.

She was a member of the Greek Orthodox Church of Annunciation in Kankakee.

Her husband Hristos Kolokythas from Bourbonnais survives; two sons, Spiro and Anna Kolokythas from Bourbonnais and Alex Kolokythas and Brittany Baron from Bourbonnais; four sisters, Eleni Paleologos from Greece, Voula and Andreas Tsitoura from Greece, Tasia and Hristos Efstathiou from Greece and Vaso and Antonio Ninos from Greece; two brothers, Jim and Mary Kokas from Saginaw, Michigan, and Tom and Tasia Kokas from Saginaw, Michigan; Sister-in-law Maria Kokas von Joliet; and six grandchildren, Giorgia, Christos, Niko, Ari, Kosta and Eleni Kolokythas.

Her parents preceded her in death; and a brother, Paul Kokas.

The visit will take place on Sunday, March 7th, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Clancy-Gernon funeral home in Bourbonnais. The funeral will take place on Monday, March 8th, at 11 a.m. in the Greek Orthodox Church of the Annunciation in Kankakee. Rev. Nick Greanias will lead the service.

Please wear a face mask and follow social distancing guidelines.

The burial takes place in the All Saints Cemetery in Bourbonnais.

Monuments can be made according to the wishes of the family.

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