Cleopatra F. Gogates

Cleopatra F. Gogates

Longtime East Marion resident Cleopatra “Cleo” F. Gogates died Feb. 13 at Eastern Long Hospital in Greenport. She was 77.

The daughter of George Gogates and Jean (Kajouras), she was born June 23, 1940, in Brooklyn.

Ms. Gogates graduated from high school and worked as a bus driver for Sunrise Bus Company in Greenport.

Ms. Gogates is survived by her children, Peter Georgoulakos of Farmingdale, Joann Berger of Plainview, Alexandra Stalllings of Frederick, Md., Kristina Georgoulakos of East Marion and Gregory Georgoulakos, also of East Marion; 10 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

The family received visitors Feb. 18 at Horton-Mathie Funeral Home in Greenport. A funeral service was held Feb. 19 at the funeral home, officiated by Pastor Garret Johnson. Interment took place at East Marion Cemetery.