The Obit For James Eriotes

James Eriotes

Published in Chicago Sun-Times on May 8, 2012

Eriotes, James Age 88, US Army Veteran WWII. Beloved husband of Anna (nee Economus); devoted father of Andrew J. (Annette-Detente) and Leila Eriotes; dear grandfather of James Andrew, Salvatore Richard and James Thomas; fond brother of the late Angie (the late Ben) Jansson and Mary (the late Gus) Gasper; fond uncle of 5 nieces and nephews.

James played for 2 minor league baseball teams, the Charleston River Dogs and Miami Owls which was in the KOM League and was featured in the book Majoring In The Minors.

He was selected to be featured in a new book called Silver Heroes.

James Graduated from the University of Bridgeport, Connecticut and received his Masters degree from the School of Business at Columbia University.

In lieu of flowers, memorial to Holy Apostles Greek Orthodox Church would be appreciated.

Visitation Thursday 4 to 8 PM at Chapel Hill Gardens West Funeral Home 17w201 Roosevelt Rd (Roosevelt Rd. just west of Rt. 83) Oakbrook Terrace, IL.

Funeral Friday, 9:15 AM from Funeral Home to Holy Apostles Greek Orthodox Church for 10 AM Service.

Interment Chapel Hill Gardens West Cemetery.