Kalliopy “Claire” Issackedes (nee Milonas), 87 of Oradell, NJ entered into eternal life Saturday, May 14, 2022 at Villa Marie Claire, Teaneck. Claire was born in Englewood, NJ to the late Anastasia (nee Theodore) and William Milonas.
She was a secretary for Hearst Corporation, NYC many years ago. She, with her late husband, Jordan, was an avid skier and golfer, and was a member of the Hackensack Golf Club. Her passion was art, especially with pastels and she won many awards at Juried art shows. Claire was a devout parishioner at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, where she was a member of the Philoptochos, Daughters of Penelope, Kali Parea and the Greek school. She volunteered teaching English as a second language (ESL).
Beloved wife of the late Jordan. Devoted mother of Nicholas Issackedes and his wife Christine, Anastasia and her husband John Arluna and Helen Issackedes. Dear sister of Katina Nineve and the late Noumi Milonas and Helen Moomjian. She will be sadly missed by her cherished grandchildren, Elizabeth and Alexandra Arluna and Jordan and Peter Issackedes. Also survived by many loving cousins, nieces and nephews.
Visitation Wednesday, May 18, 2022, 4-8 PM at the Beaugard McKnight Funeral Home, 869 Kinderkamack Road, River Edge. Trisagion Service 6 PM. Funeral Liturgy Thursday, May 19, 2022, 10 AM at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 467 Grandview Avenue, Wycoff. Interment: George Washington Memorial Park, Paramus. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Claire’s name to St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church.