of St. Petersburg passed away October 17, 2019. Born in Wheeling, WV, he taught high school Spanish and English at Weirton High School until he and his family relocated to St. Petersburg in 1968. He taught Spanish at Baypoint Middle School and then English at St. Pete High until he retired. He was predeceased by death of his wife of 63 years, Julia D. Harris. He is survived by his children, George Daniel (Donna), Stephanie (George) Betsarakis, Cynthia (Douglas) Rutan, and Paul Michael (Barbara); grandchildren, Garrett, Christopher, Nikolas, and Chase. He is also survived by his sister Doris Papadopoulos of Wheeling, WV. He was a long standing member of St. Stefanos Greek Orthodox church of St. Petersburg. Visitation from 10 am-1:00 pm followed by Funeral Service Saturday, October 19 at 1:00 pm at St. Stefanos Greek Orthodox Church. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations in his memory to St. Stefanos Greek Orthodox Church, 3600 76th Street North, St. Petersburg, FL 33710
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