OBITUARY

Boris J. Angeloff

January 10, 1927October 1, 2011

BORIS JAMES "JIM" ANGELOFF, 84, of Fort Wayne, died on Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011, at Coventry Meadows. Born in Fort Wayne, he was the son of immigrant parents from Sofia, Bulgaria. He graduated from Central High School and then enlisted in the United States Army. He fought in the Korean War and was awarded two Purple Hearts. He worked in the electrical components department of ITT; later he worked in the restaurant business at Angeloff's family restaurant; and was co-owner of South Side Gardens. Surviving are his nephew, Michael (Lisa) Angeloff of Phoenix, Ariz.; nieces, Karon (Peter) Vass of Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio and Debbie (Mark) Hesterman of Fort Wayne; and sister-in-law, Dorothy (Tom) Stephanoff of Fort Wayne. He was preceded in death by his brother, Angel "Bob" Angeloff; and parents, Vasill and Kristana Angeloff. Funeral service is noon Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011, in the chapel, at Hockemeyer & Miller Funeral Home, 6131 St. Joe Road, Fort Wayne, with calling from 11 a.m. to noon. Father Andrew Jarmus and Deacon Michael Myers of St. Nicholas Eastern Orthodox Church officiating. Private burial (family only) following the service at Greenlawn Memorial Park, Fort Wayne. Memorials may be made to St. Nicholas Eastern Orthodox Church. To sign the online guestbook, please visit www.hockemeyermiller.com

Services

  • Military Graveside Rites Wednesday, October 5, 2011
  • Visitation Wednesday, October 5, 2011
REMEMBERING

Boris J. Angeloff

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October 10, 2011

Dear, Dorothy, Debbie, Karon, and Michael:

Carolyn and I extend our Sincere Sympathy with the loss of your Brother-in-law and Uncle. God's blessing to you all.

Sincerely,

Don & Carolyn Nicole

Ceil Georgi

October 6, 2011

Dear Deb,
I was so sorry to hear.about Boris. I know he will be missed by you and your family. He was so lucky to have you in his life. You were a wonderful caretaker. He always lit up whenever you were around. I'll never forget how his laugh was so hearty you could not but smile around him. Mr. LasVegas will be greatly missed. Remember his love for you and life and to take care of your self now.
Peace,
Ceil former memory care facilitator of CM

October 5, 2011

Death is an enemy but it is not the end. (Luke 7:22;9:11)

October 4, 2011

I remember Uncle Boris as a very fun-loving and jovial person. He was always kind to children and had a great sense of humor. He will be missed by all who knew him. Our sincere condolences.

Tom and Elaine Vasiloff

Russ & Helen (Eshcoff) Choka

October 4, 2011

So many fond memories of growing up together, lots of good times filled with fun, friendship and laughter. We warmly remember Jim for his sense of humor and kind nature. May he rest in God's peace and love.

Pat Bunt

October 4, 2011

It was wonderful to know Boris at
Coventry Meadows. He brought a smile
to those around him. Boris was a fine
man.

Marie Winfrey

October 4, 2011

Sorry for your loss.I have fond memories of Jim. He was akind man and I thought of him often.

ALESANDRA STEPHAN-WOOD

October 3, 2011

HOW LUCKY HEAVEN IS TO HAVE JIM IN THEIR MIDST. ALL HIS GOODNESS AND KINDNESS WILL FLOURISH AND WE WILL HAVE OUR FOND MEMORIES OF HIM WITH US ALWAYS.

October 3, 2011

Sorry for your loss. We can find comfort in God's promise to get rid of death forever. (1 Cor 15:26)