LAVERY CHARTRAND ALARIO FUNERAL HOME
99 SUMMER ST. FITCHBURG, MA
Fitchburg: Charles “Tikey” Assimakopoulos 83 of Fitchburg, MA passed away peacefully April 22,2018 in Aventura Hospital in Aventura ,Florida with his family at his side.
He was born in Fitchburg, MA October 20, 1934 son of Spylios “Sam” and Mary (Spyropoulos) Assimakopoulos and lived in Fitchburg all of his life.
He was a veteran of the Korean War , serving in the Army and was honorably discharged.
Tikey along with his late wife Pat owned and operated the Cleghorn House of Pizza for many years., but his true passion was training and owning horses, which he was well known for from New England to Florida.
He was a kind and loving husband , father and grandfather and will be missed by all who knew him.
He is survived by his three children, John C. Assimakopoulos of Aventura , Florida, James D. Assimakopoulos of Fitchburg, MA. and Lisa Mac Aloney and husband Thomas of Fitchburg, MA and Florida, his brother Mina Assimakopoulos of Fitchburg, MA, grandchildren, Kayla, Niko, Daniel, Sarah, Brandon and Cayla and a great granddaughter, Emma along with many nephews and nieces.
He was predeceased by his wife of sixty years Patricia ( Philbin) Assimakopoulos in 2016 , and his brothers and sisters, John, Christos, Tony, Michael, Georgia, Jennie, Helena and Helen.
Calling hours will be held on Sunday May 20,2018 at the funeral home from 4 until 6p.m. all other services will be private.
The Lavery Chartrand Alario Funeral Home 99 Summer St. Fitchburg, MA is directing. Michael S. Alario director – Owner.