Obituary for Fotoula Sarris (Boustris)
Fotoula (Boustris) Sarris, 101 of Belmont, MA, formerly of Brighton, passed away surrounded by her loving family on November 7, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Peter (Panagiotis) Sarris. Loving mother of George Sarris and Nancy of Belmont. Cherished Yiayia of Fotoula Kopellas and John of Needham, Sofia Sarafoglou and Tony of Easton, the late Antonia Pappas and her husband Kary of Wellington, FL., Christina Zagami and Tony of Reading, Peter Sarris and Meropi of Watertown, George Sarris and Julie of Needham and late Bobby Sarris. Great Yiayia of 17, Afroditi, Lucianna, Bobby, Billy, Sofia, George, Isabella, Anastasia, Christopher, Athena, Courtney, Gianna, Haralambos, Antonia, Christos, Katherine and Grace. Former mother-in-law of Lucy (Cugini) Sarris.Also survived by many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Born in Brooklyn, Connecticut to Haralambos and Christoula Boustris, second of five children, Penelope, Andonis, Nikos and Vasilios. They returned back to Greece when she was 4 years old and she grew up in Vresthena, Greece. She met the love of her life on her 21st birthday in Vrina, Greece November of 1937 and they were married 2 days later. The marriage lasted 50 years until Peter’s death in 1987. They came to the United States in 1958 in search of a better life and found it in Brighton MA where she lived for 54 years. Fotoula was dedicated to her Orthodox faith, enjoyed cooking, gardening and loved spending time with her family. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 10AM at the Taxiarchae Greek Orthodox Church, 25 Bigelow Avenue, Watertown, MA. Visiting hours will be held on Friday, November 10, 2017 at the funeral home from 4 to 8 pm. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the above named church.