Ilias E. Sigalos, 64, of Stamford passed away on Sunday, March 19, 2023. He was born in Pellana, Greece on April 13, 1958 to the late Efthimios and Popi (Mixalopoulos) Sigalos.
Ilias (Lou) came to the United States in 1977, and married his wife in 1980. He began his career as a mechanic for BMW and was a dedicated employee at Volvo for over 30 years. He worked his way to master technician and eventually foreman. He was an outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening and spending time in the Catskills, “Sto Vouno”. He was a devoted father to two children and a loving grandfather (Pappou) to two grandchildren.
Ilias is survived by his devoted wife, Donna Jean (Haviland) Sigalos of Stamford, his loving children, Efthimios Sigalos of Monroe, CT, Popi Sidarweck and her husband Chris of Bethany, CT, as well as his grandchildren, Jackson and Iliana Sidarweck. Also surviving is his sister, Martha Glekas and her husband Dino of Sparta, Greece, a nephew, Demetris Glekas and his wife Zoe of Yonkers, NY and his niece, Eleni Glekas of Sparta, Greece, as well as two great niece and great nephew, Maria and Konstantinos Glekas, of Yonkers, NY.
A funeral service will be celebrated on Monday, March 27, 2023 at 10:00 AM at the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church, 1230 Newfield Avenue, Stamford, with an hour of visitation from 9:00-10:00 AM before the service. Interment will follow at Fairfield Memorial Park, Oaklawn Avenue, Stamford.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in Ilias’ memory to the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church, 1230 Newfield Avenue, Stamford, CT 06905
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