Helen Sophie Pashales, 61, of Savannah, Georgia passed into the hands of our Lord on July 4, 2019 at her home after a long illness, surrounded by loved ones.
Helen was born on October 23, 1957 in Alhambra, CA. She moved to Panama City, Panama with her parents at an early age and lived there for 10 years before making her permanent residence in Savannah, Georgia in 1985. Helen was a realtor with Realty Executives for many years and received numerous awards. She was a member of the Savannah Board of Realtors. Helen was a member of St. Paul’s Greek Orthodox Church where she also served as chairwoman of the Greek Speaking Club for several years. She was very dedicated in her service and wanted to ensure members were having a good time and enjoying each others fellowship. Helen had a zealous love for life! She found pleasure putting smiles on others and bringing laughter to the forefront! Helen was a true friend to all who knew and loved her. She will be greatly missed! She is preceded in death by her beloved parents, John and Lily Pashales and her partner of 27 years, Bruce Greenspan. Helen is survived by her aunt and uncle, Dimitra and Andrew Pashales of Savannah; her cousin, Sofia Pashales Grundman and husband, Kurt and two nephews Austin and Kaleb Grundman of San Francisco, CA, as well as other family living outside of the U.S. The family wishes to express their deep appreciation especially to her caregivers of Magnolia Home Health, Shakeira Wright and Vera Priester, for their extraordinary care, support and love. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to St. Paul’s Greek Orthodox Church and sent to 14 W. Anderson Street, Savannah, GA. 31401. Funeral arrangements are being handled by Baker McCollough Funeral Home. Services will be held at St. Paul’s Greek Orthodox Church, 1400 Bull Street, Savannah, GA with visitation on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 from 6 pm followed by the Trisagion Service at the church at 7 pm. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, July 11, 2019 at 11:30 am with internment at Greenwich Cemetery. The Reverend Father Vasile Mihai will be officiating.
James Chokos – Honorary
Pete Liakakis – Honorary