james mousadis

James Mousadis of Weirton, WV, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Wednesday, May 10, 2023. He was 87 years old.

Jim was born in Weirton, WV on October 7, 1935,, one of four children born to John and Vasilia Siderakis Mousadis.

He graduated from Weir High School and continued his education at the DeVry Institute in Chicago,IL, receiving a degree in electronics.

He served his country with the United States Army, under General Norstead at the Supreme Headquarters for the Allied Powers in Europe, where he received a letter of commendation on highly classified work. Jim was a member of the “Miracle Crew” on a top secret assignment due to his expertise in electronics.

On September 1, 1974, Jim married Effie Bouloubasis. In their 49 years of marriage they were blessed with two sons, and two grandsons. Jim provided for his family by working as an electronics repairman for Weirton Steel and by developing real estate and operating rental property for over 40 years.

Jim was a member of All Saints Greek Orthodox Church, Weirton.

He will be remembered with love and admiration by his wife Effie; sons John Mousadis, and Jimmy (Kristi) Mousadis; grandsons, James and Alexander Mousadis, brother, Jack “Pete” (Toni) Mousadis: sisters, Mary Popovich, and Claudette Frangopoulos; and many nieces, nephews and Godchildren.

Visitation will be Sunday from 3-7 PM at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home 3219 Main Street, Weirton. Additional visitation will be held from 10 AM until the time of services at 11 AM Monday, at the All-Saints Greek Orthodox Church, Weirton. The Reverend Father Matthew Moore will preside.

Interment will follow in Chestnut Ridge Cemetery.

Military Honors will be conducted by the West Virginia Army National Guard and the American Legion Post 10 Honor Squad.

Memorial contributions may be made to the All-Saints Greek Orthodox Church, 3528 West Street, Weirton, WV 26062.


Visitation: May 14, 2023 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home
3219 Main Street
Weirton, WV 26062

(304) 748-3219

Visitation: May 15, 2023 10:00 am - 11:00 am

All Saints Greek Orthodox Church
3528 West Street
Weirton, WV 26062

304 797 9884

Funeral Liturgy: May 15, 2023 11:00 am

All Saints Greek Orthodox Church
3528 West Street
Weirton, WV 26062

304 797 9884

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  1. Candle Selection 2Effie and family so sorry for your loss. May his memory be eternal. Max and Elaine Flinn

  2. Effie, John, Jimmy,

    My deepest sympathies to you all. Jim is and will be the kindest soul I know. May his memory be eternal.

  3. May his memory be eternal. Thinking of you all during this difficult time.

  4. Louis and Irene Anetakis
    Our deepest sympathy on your loss Effie,John,and Jimmy.Jim was our best man at our wedding,Godfather to our oldest daughter Angela and also a dear friend.Irene and l will definitely miss the good times that we shared over the many years.Rest in peace Jim until we meet again in a better place .May God bless you and rest in peace.
    May your memory be eternal,
    Lou and Irene Anetakis

  5. Candle Selection 3To the family of Jim Mousadis
    You have my sympathies during this sad and difficult time. You will all be in my thoughts and prayers.
    Jim was my landlord on Ritchie Ave for almost 10 years.
    Always Remember: Death leaves a heartache that no one can heal, BUT Love leaves memories that no one can steal.

  6. Candle Selection 2Jimmy was a good-hearted, good-natured family man that could always be relied on. He will be missed. My heartfelt condolences to Effie, John, Jimmy and the entire family. May God Rest His Soul. Memory eternal 🙏

  7. Candle Selection 2It’s so hard to forget someone who gave you so much good in life to remember.
    Jim was an awesome person who loved his wife Effie, took such pride in John and Jim along with his beautiful wife Kristi and grandsons.
    Love from us all. God Bless All.
    Sandy Kountouris-Tsangaris and

  8. Jim was my land lord on Miller Ave. since 2014.
    He was a kind and gentle man who loved his family and being a land lord. I am so sorry to hear of his passing and am keeping the entire family in my prayers for peace to deal with the loss.
    Hold on to the memories you have of him and you will survive this tremendous loss!

  9. Effie and sons. I am saddened by your loss. Jim was a wonderful man. Family was so important to him. He is the first landlord I ever had. I chose the best to start with. May God bless you during this time with comfort that only He can.
    Love and Prayers

  10. Effie, John, Jimmy, my sincerest condolences for your loss. Jim was a wonderful, honest, loyal man. He has been a client of ours for years and, more importantly, a friend. I always appreciated and admired his integrity and commitment to excellence. He took great pride in his work and properties. He was an example to so many and will be sorely missed. RIP, my friend.

  11. Effie, John, and Jimmy, Our hearts were sadden to hear Jim passed. You will be in our thoughts and prayers as you move through the days ahead. Sending our deepest sympathy and prayers. Randy, & Paula Saylor

  12. Effie, John, and Jimmy, Our hearts were sadden to hear Jim passed. You will be in our thoughts and prayers as you move through the days ahead. Sending our deepest sympathy and prayers. Randy, & Paula Saylor

  13. Candle Selection 2So sorry Effie, Jim and John. He was one of the kindest men I have ever met. Very lucky to have had him in my life.
    He will be missed!

  14. Dear Effie and family,
    Our hearts go out to you at this time of great loss. We were so sad to hear of Jim’s passing. In his work as a landlord, I’m sure he has made a difference in so many lives by providing a, clean, well maintained, and affordable place to live. We’ve appreciated that he always responded to any needs that arose in a timely way even with so many many properties to maintain and genuinely cared about the needs of his tenants. We never have taken this kindness for granted. He will be missed! Our sympathy and prayers are with you. May his memory be eternal.
    Diane and Jeff Stewart

  15. Sending my love and prayers to the family. Jim was a wonderful landlord for the past 6 years. I always felt so lucky to have found him and found this place. He was a great man and this is such an big loss for everyone who knew him.

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