Stamatia Kotsis Obituary

Stamatia "Lou" Kotsis

February 13, 1931 - October 1, 2019
Born in Detroit
Resided in Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan
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Kotsis, (nee Kales)

Stamatia "Lou", a longtime resident of St. Clair Shores passed away on Tuesday, October 1, 2019 in St. Clair Shores at the age of 88. Lou was born in Detroit on Friday, February 13, 1931 to Panteles and Elpis Kales. After high school, Lou worked for Dr. Moisides in Detroit and earned her keep as a nurse by proxy. She married Petro (Pete) Kotsis on September 9, 1956 at St. Nick’s church in Detroit. She happily assisted her husband with his business in the earlier years of their marriage. Lou and Pete were married 55 wonderful years until Pete’s death in 2011. Lou was an avid homemaker, a devoted wife, loving mother and was especially proud of her 3 grandsons. Lou loved being outdoors tending to her beautiful flower garden and playing golf with family and friends. Lou and Pete truly enjoyed taking vacations especially excursions to Greece with family and friends from church. They were longtime members of Assumption Greek Orthodox Church which was very important to them. Lou and Pete loved to escape the Michigan winter and head down to their condo in Florida.

Beloved wife of the late Petro "Pete".
Dearest mother of Helene (Gary) Romanelli.
Loving Yiayia of Michael (Catherine), Matthew, and Peter.
Preceded in death by her siblings, Mary Kales Wernis and John Kales.
Lou also leaves behind many loving family members and friends.

Visitation Sunday 4-8 PM with trisagion 6 PM at the A. H. Peters Funeral Home, 20705 Mack Ave. at Vernier Rd., Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236.
In state Monday 10 AM until time of funeral service 10:30 AM at Assumption Greek Orthodox Church, 21800 Marter Rd., St. Clair Shores, MI 48080.
Interment Cadillac Memorial Gardens East, Clinton Township, MI.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Assumption or St. Nicholas Church, 3109 Scio Church Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48103





A. H. Peters Funeral Home of Grosse Pointe
20705 Mack Avenue
Grosse Pointe Woods, MI US 48236
Sunday, October 6, 2019
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Assumption Greek Orthodox
21800 Marter
St. Clair Shores, MI US 48080
Monday, October 7, 2019
10:30 AM
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Cadillac Memorial Gardens East
38425 Garfield Rd.
Clinton Township, MI US 48038
Monday, October 7, 2019
2:00 PM