Athena Papadopoulos

Longtime Mattituck resident Athena Papadopoulos died Feb. 18. She was 92.

Ms. Papadopoulos was an active member and treasurer of Transfiguration of Christ Greek Orthodox Church in Mattituck.  Family members said she was a devoted wife, mother, “yiayia” and great-grandmother, who will be remembered for her loukoumades, her smile, her sharp wit, her kindness and her commitment to raising caring and thoughtful children.

She is predeceased by her husband, Andreas, her sister, Rhea, and her brothers, Teddy and Bill. She is survived by her three children, Dimitri, Gregory, and Christina; eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild.