Obituary for Ralou Athas (Athas)
Ralou Athas passed away on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at the Mirium Boyd Parlin Hospice Residence, Wayland, MA. She was 89 years old.
She leaves behind a brother, Arthur Athas and his wife Christiane, a brother in law, Charles Frye, Jr. and 6 nieces and nephews; Charles Athas and family, Arthur Athas Jr., Renee Minkkinen and family, Noelle Marder and family, Stephan Frye and family and Gregory Frye and family.
Ralou worked at Northeastern University for 51 years as an Administrative Assistant in the English Department and at the New England Press Association, retiring on September 20, 1997. She loved her work and interacting with all of the students, faculty and staff.
She enjoyed traveling and spending time with her family. She also enjoyed gardening, tending to her many house plants and cooking Greek food. She was also an enthusiast of word games.
Visitation at the Taxiarchae Greek Orthodox Church, 25 Bigelow Avenue, Watertown, MA 02472 on Saturday, December 2nd from 11am-12N followed by the funeral service at 12N. Interment at Mount Auburn, Cemetery 580 Mount Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA 02139.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: Care Group Parmenter Hospice, One Arsenal Market Place, Watertown, MA 02472. Please designate that your donation go to the Miriam Boyd Parlin Hospice Residence, Wayland, MA by indicating that in the memo of your check.
Reception to Follow Interment at 2:30 PM at the Aegean Restaurant, 257 Cochituate Rd, Framingham, MA 01701.