James Manos

11/24/2014 2:07 PM |


James Manos

James Manos

Longtime Southold resident James Manos died Nov. 21. He was 87. 

He was born Dec. 11, 1926, in New York City to Xanthippe (Vavoulis) and Charles Manolakos and received a Juris Doctor from Brooklyn Law School.

Mr. Manos served in the U.S. Navy from 1949 to 1952, achieving the rank of lieutenant. For 20 years he served as a Social Security judge for New York.

Family members said he was an avid bridge player and fisherman.

Predeceased by his wife, Stella, in 2012, Mr. Manos is survived by his son Charles Manos and grandsons, James and Robert, all of Huntington; his son, Peter (Alexandra) Manos and granddaughter, Christina, all of Atlanta, Ga.; and his brother, William of Southold.

The family received visitors Nov. 23 at Horton-Mathie Funeral Home in Greenport. A funeral service took place Nov. 24 at Sts. Anargyroi, Taxiarchis and Gerasimos Greek Orthodox Church in Greenport, officiated by Father Jerasimos Ballas. Interment took place at Calverton National Cemetery with U.S. Navy Honor Guard.

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