May 21, 1944 – February 2, 2019
Helen (Skouta) Cavros, 74, of Wethersfield and formerly Hartford, passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 2, 2019. Born in Rhodes, Greece on May 21, 1944, she was the daughter of the late Stamati and Anastasia (Mikkiou) Skouta. Helen came to the U.S. in 1969. She worked for many years as a baker at Finest Bakery and more recently at Broasterant in Hartford, which was like a second home to her. Helen was a longtime member of St. George Greek Orthodox Cathedral, Hartford and she enjoyed Greek poetry and playing the lottery. A loving and devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, she will be forever missed by her two children, Stacey Papastefanou of Hartford and Manuel Cavros of Hartford; five adored grandchildren, Sofia, peter, Adonis, Angelina and Elena and one cherished great-grandchild, Stamatia. She is also survived by two sisters, Stelia Tahtikou and Hrisanthi Lergou, both of Rhodes, Greece, as well as several nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends.
Funeral service will be Friday (February 8) at 11 a.m. at St. George Greek Orthodox Cathedral, Hartford. Burial will follow in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Hartford. Family and friends may call on Friday prior to the service, from 9-10 a.m., at the D’Esopo Funeral Chapel, 277 Folly Brook Blvd., Wethersfield. Donations in Helen’s memory may be made to St. George Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 433 Fairfield Ave., Hartford, CT 06114. To share a memory of Helen with her family, please visit www.desopofuneralchapel.com.
- Public Visitation Friday, February 8, 2019
- Funeral Service Friday, February 8, 2019
- Burial Friday, February 8, 2019
Pastor Janette Willisms
February 7, 2019
Beautiful,funny, giving,hardworking woman. Shared many talks and laughs eating chicken she cooked. We will miss you Mrs. Helen. Earth has no sorrow that heaven can’t heal. Rest from your Labor.
Pastor Janette, Gail, Gladys,Esaias,Dexter
Philadelphia Baptist Church
Papa al Papa all
February 5, 2019
You are in better place mommy.
February 5, 2019
Our deepest sympathy to you and your family she will be missed she was a caring and wonderful lady. may her memories be eternal John & Effie Nisyrios