Nov 18, 1920 - Apr 20, 2013
1920 – 2013
Loving mother, wife, sister, daughter, and grandmother (Yia Yia). Evelyn passed away peacefully to heaven April 20, 2013, surrounded by her immediate family in Sacramento. She was preceded in death by her husband, of 50 years, Peter S. Jouganatos and her father, James Belenis, and mother, Stella; sisters, Bessie and Helen and brothers, Nick and George. Evelyn leaves behind sisters, Callie and Peggy, sons, Robert and Peter, granddaughters, Andrea, Janna, Kristen, and grandson, Keith. She was born in Vrestina, Greece and traveled to America at the age of 7 to Davis, CA. Evelyn loved sewing, needle work, and made beautiful pieces of art to remember her by. With her strong Greek faith and morals, she was an exceptional role model to her family. She enjoyed her summer trips to South Lake Tahoe and playing bingo with her sister, Helen.
Funeral services will be held Monday, April 29, 2013, at 11:00am at Greek Orthodox Church of the Annunciation located at 600 Alhambra Blvd., in Sacramento, with committal to follow at East Lawn Memorial Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Greek Orthodox Church of your choice. Lodi Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements