Thomas J. Papavasilion, 80

May 22, 2022

Thomas J. Papavasilion, 80, of Landisville, passed away on Sunday, May 22, 2022. He was the loving husband of Vasso (Pappas) Papavasilion, and together they shared 52 years of marriage. Born in Lancaster, he was the son of the late John and Aspasia (Fournaris) Papavasilion.

Thomas was a member of Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church. He loved to cook and was an avid gardener. Most of all, he was known as a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend. He was a Purchasing Agent for Delmarva Millwork for 42 years. He also served in the US Army as a Military Policeman from 1963-1965.

In addition to his wife, Thomas is survived by his son, Jon T. Papavasilion (wife, Angie), granddaughter, Lynsey, as well as numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by sons Matthew, James and Mark and his brothers, William and Earnest.

A Funeral Service will be held at Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church at 64 Hershey Avenue, Lancaster, PA 17603 on Tuesday, May 31, 2022 at 11:00 AM. Committal will follow at Conestoga Memorial Park. Friends and family will be received at the Church starting at 9:00 AM. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church, Philoptochos Society or to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital at

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June 02, 2022

Tom was such a beautiful person and so enriched our lives. I will miss his laughter and wisdom and love of his wife and best friend Vasso. Maggie and I offer our deepest sympathies to his family.
God Bless you Tom you led a life well served.

May 31, 2022

Dear Vasso and family,
Sending my deepest sympathy to all of you.  I will always remember Tom’s smile and his recall of history and my folks sticky buns.  
My heart cries with yours.  Carol Schlotzhauer Myers. 

May 29, 2022

To the Stamate family. We are extremely saddened by the passing of of your beloved Stamate.  He was a great friend and was a extremely a great person. He will be sadly missed. We will think of him often.  Our Love thoughts and prayers are with you all.            
    Love Carl and Mary McClune

May 28, 2022

Most of the time that we were with Tom, we were having fun at Voula and George’s. Some great memories there. 
My thoughts are with you, Vasso, Jon and family and friends. Godspeed, Tom.
Love to you all. 
Linda Brown

May 27, 2022

Dear Vasso and family: we were saddened to hear of Tom’s passing; we have many fond memories. You have our heartfelt sympathy. George & Judy Feorge

May 27, 2022

It’s been many years that I’ve seen Tommy but will always remember him for the times we spent during family get togethers. So sorry Vasso, to have lost such a good man.  May his memory be eternal…
Much love
Ted and Diane Moshos

May 27, 2022

i was sorry to hear about the passing of  my long time friend. my sympathy to the papavasilion family 
spencer speros

May 27, 2022

We are sorry for your loss. Praying the Lord provides you comfort and stillness. May treasured memories touch a smile to your lips and deep joy to satisfy your soul. 
All Our Love, Andy & Maureen

May 26, 2022

Our condolences
Kenny & Suzanne Myers and the staff of Kegel’s Produce 

May 26, 2022

To Vasso and family.  Our condolences in Tom’s passing.  We know he wil be missed by all of you.  Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

May 25, 2022

Our heartfelt sympathy to Vasso, Jon, Angie and all who knew and loved Tom. Though we haven’t seen you all for years, our memories go back a long time and bring smiles recalling the good times and tears of grief for your losses. Know we are here for you and praying for you during Tom’s passing. One day there will be a great reunion for all who know Jesus…looking forward to that Day!!

Tuesday, May 31, 2022
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Annuciation Greek Orthodox Church
64 Hershey Ave.
Lancaster, PA 17603
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