Marika (Maria) Monezis, 91, of Loveland, OH, formerly of Weirton, WV died Friday, March 7, 2003, at the home of her daughter, Helen. Maria was born on December 12, 1911, in Nenita Greece, daughter of the late Dimitri and Julia (Epsilanti) Passadis. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Nick Monezis on October 7, 1983, and a sister, Mrs. Athena Tsakothi. Maria was a homemaker, and a member of the All Saints Greek Orthodox Church, the Philoptochos Society,and the Chios Society -Aghia Markella. She is survived by her son, Gus Monezis, and his wife Aggie of Weirton; her two daughters, Mrs. Nick (Helen) Nicholas, with whom she resided, and Mrs. Gary (Julia) Walden of Aurora, CO; a brother, Gus Passadis of Athens Greece, 10 grandchildren, and 13 great grandchildren. Visitation will be Monday 2-4 & 7-9 PM at Greco Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton, WV. Additional visitation will be Tuesday 10 AM until time of services at 11 AM, at the All Saints Greek Orthodox Church, Weirton. Fr. William Cassis and the Very Rev. Fr. Terry Linos will officiate. Entombment will follow at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Weirton, WV Memorial contributions may be made to the All Saints Greek Orthodox Church, 3528 West Street Weirton, WV 26062 share tributes with her family at Funeral Home: Greco Hertnick Funeral Home 3219 Main Street Weirton, WV US 26062

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  1. Gus, Helen, and Julia, Your mom was one of the most precious people on this earth. I loved her dearly and I always will. She always made me smile. Gus & Aggie, thanks for allowing me to spend time with my favorite Yia-Yia! (and letting me paint her fingernails :)!!!!!!) Tiffany

  2. gus and family, sorry to hear of your loss. i will always remember sitting out by the pool. my thoughts and prayers are with you sincerly , jerry hamill

  3. Gus and Aggie you have our deepest sympathy in your time of sorrow and lost. We know she meant the world to you. The Babinchaks: John,Mary,&David.

  4. Gus and Aggie, So sorry to about the loss of your mom. I always remember her re-rolling the greek cookies after I rolled them 🙂 I know you’re going to miss her Gus. Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family. Always, Ben and Leslie

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