Pavlos (Paul) Konstantinos Drosinis

December 24, 2016

Pavlos (Paul) Konstantinos Drosinis was born in Pavlopoulos, Evrytanias, Greece on May 15, 1933. He moved to the United States in 1952 at the age of 18. In 1956 he enlisted in the US Air Force. In 1960 he married his wife of 57 years, Aliki Antonios Balatsias. In addition to his wife he is survived by his son, Dino; his daughter, Maria and her husband, George Housiadas and his son Dimitri. On December 24, 2016, he was embraced in the arms of our Lord, Jesus Christ as he joined his predeceased son, John. He is also survived by 7 Grandchildren and 8 Great-Grandchildren.

Pavlos was a genuinely devoted man to his family and faith. He was very vibrant and outspoken, honest and self-educated. He was a successful restauranteur and operated the Philadephia Deli for 47 years. In the eyes of his loving wife, Aliki and his children he was a true hero. May his memory be eternal.

Visitation will be Monday, December 26, 2016 from 4 to 6 PM at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral with the Trisagion following at 6PM. Funeral service for Mr. Drosinis will be Tuesday, December 27, 2016 at 12 Noon with interment following in Evergreen Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Holy Trinity Building and Renovation Fund, 600 East Boulevard Charlotte, NC 28203.Arrangements are in the care of Kenneth Poe Funeral & Cremation Services, 1321 Berkeley Ave Charlotte, NC 28204. Online condolences @ Phone: 704 641-7606



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  • Shirley and Scott Allen

    Our thoughts are with all of you. We love you!