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George John Sempeles
Date of Death: July 7, 2021
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Amherst Chapel
1600 Amherst Street
Winchester, VA 22601
Tuesday 7/13, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Service
Dormition of the Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church
Tuesday 7/13, 12:00 pm
Cemetery
Mount Hebron Cemetery
305 E. Boscawen Street
Winchester, VA 22601
Tuesday 7/13
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Dormition of the Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church

1700 Amherst St.

Winchester, VA 22601

George John Sempeles, 84 of Winchester, VA passed away peacefully at his home. George was born in 1936 in Winchester, VA to the late John Pondele and Lillian (Schooley) Sempeles. He was a graduate of John Handley High School, Class of 1956, where he was a standout football and track athlete. He attended UVA for …
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Joe Higgs left a message on July 15, 2021:
I am sorry to see the passing of George. He was a classmate of Class of 1956 and will be greatly missed by all who knew him. May God be with you during your loss of George.
Jerry A.Headley left a message on July 13, 2021:
I'm deeply saddened by the loss of George a 1956 classmate. I recently spoke with George about our upcoming class reunion and he was looking forward to it and the opportunity to see old friends. I not only spent many happy days with George in school but also at the Crystal and Brothers II. with his brothers Demo and Nick. He was such a good person to be around.
B.Cates left a message on July 13, 2021:
A Great Kiwanian! Will be missed
John N. Sempeles left a message on July 11, 2021:
Prayers for my dearest uncle George on his passing. He was the most gentle, sweet-natured man I ever knew and was by far my favorite uncle. We spent much time with him and his beloved wife, Thea Marina, when my brother and I were growing up. I was able to return his kindness when helping him visit his ancestral hometown Yeraki in southern Greece in 2013. We have stayed in touch over the years, especially when my father, Nick, passed away in 2019. I am sad to see him depart, but glad that he is going home to Marina and my dad. May his memory be eternal.
Sandi Snider left a message on July 10, 2021:
So sorry to hear of George’s passing. He was such a pillar of the community. Even though I didn’t know him personally, I know he was great man from his family. Sandi Brown Snider
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Sharon Bishop-Elliott & family left a message on July 10, 2021:
I'm sorry for the family's loss and will keep all in my prayers. Much sympathy, Sharon Bishop-Elliott & family Dallas, Texas
Ismet Nuri left a message on July 10, 2021:
Sorry for your loss.
Kathryn Bailey Conant left a message on July 8, 2021:
George, I was so glad to be singing the liturgy with you last Sunday and now you have left us to join the church triumphant. May your memory be eternal! To Eleni and all those who survive you: Life to you! Love, Kate
Stephanie Godfrey left a message on July 8, 2021:
My Sincere Condolences to Family and friends🙏
Omps Funeral Home left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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