Memorial Services Guidelines

If you desire to have a Memorial Service for a departed loved one you should make arrangements with the church office at least two weeks prior to the day desired.

Memorial Services are not held:

  • All Holy Days of our Lord (Despotikai Eortai): Christmas, Epiphany, Pascha, Transfiguration, etc.
  • From the Saturday of Lazarus to and including St. Thomas Sunday
  • Pentecost Sunday
  • August 15

Memorial Services are usually held on the:

  • 40th day
  • Sixth month
  • First year
  • Third year
  • Saturday of the Souls set aside throughout the Church Year

What you should bring:
Koliva (Call the church office if you want someone to make the koliva) Prosphora (prosfora/prosforon), if desired List of names to be commemorated ; print first name only.