Apostolou, Maria (nee Jouanou), age 96, of Oakland, on Saturday, January 12, 2019.
Born in Macedonia, Maria immigrated to the United States in 1974, settling in Clifton and later Oakland where she has resided for over 10 years. She enjoyed cooking and worked for the American Book Factory in Saddle Brook.
Maria Apostolou was the beloved wife of the late Nikolas Apostolou (2006). Loving mother of Ioannis Apostolou and his wife Katerina of Greece, Roula Margiolas and her late husband Evangelos of PA, Apostolos Apostolou and his wife Patricia of Oakland, and Christos Apostolou and his wife Anastasia of Greece. Grandmother of eight. Great grandmother of eight. Great great grandmother of 6.
A Funeral Service will be held at 10:30am on Tuesday, January 15, 2019 meeting at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 467 Grandview Avenue, Wyckoff. Interment will follow at East Ridgelawn Cemetery, Clifton. Friends may visit with the family at the Browning-Forshay Funeral Home, 557 Lafayette Avenue, Hawthorne, on Monday from 5:00 to 8:00pm.