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Chris Vlahakis, Jr.

July 5, 1926 October 8, 2012
Chris Vlahakis, Jr.
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Obituary for Chris Vlahakis, Jr.

Chris Vlahakis, Jr., of Clawson died, Monday, October 8, 2012 at Cambridge Nursing Center in Clawson. He was 86 years old. Chris was born July 5, 1926 in Bertrand, Michigan to parents Blanche (nee Gilbert) and Chris Vlahakis, Sr. Chris proudly served in the United States Marines during WWII in the South Pacific and was a dedicated teacher and coach at Warren Fitzgerald High School for over 30 years, before retiring in 1989. He will be greatly missed by all that knew him.

Chris is survived by his beloved wife Barbara (nee Brandt) Vlahakis; loving children, Greg (Barbara) Vlahakis, Cindy Vlahakis, Tom Vlahakis and Jeff (Paula) Vlahakis. He is also survived by twelve grandchildren and a sister, Pauline Nevens.

Committal service with military honors will be held Friday, October 12 at 2:30pm at Great Lakes National Cemetery, Holly, Michigan.


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