SPRING GLEN - Our loving mother, Yia Yia, sister and longtime friend, Annastasia Klapakis Himonas, age 65, passed away Sept. 17, 2008 while surrounded by her family.
Born Jan. 11, 1943 in Salt Lake City to Stavros "Steve" and Stella Logiakis Klapakis. Married Mike Gust Himonas July 21, 1963 at the Assumption Greek Orthodox Church in Price; he passed away on April 8, 2002.
Stacy was an active member of the Greek Orthodox Church, where she served as past president of the Philoptochos Society, a great supporter of the priests and parish council and frequent membership committees.
As a prominent businesswoman in Carbon County, Stacy owned and operated the Creative Needle, The Niche Restaurant and Annastasia's Gift and Gallery.
Stacy was a huge supporter of many civic and arts groups throughout the area and her tireless efforts will always be appreciated.
She served on the board of regents for the College of Eastern Utah, as past president of Soroptomist of Price and served on the Salt Lake Needle Point Guild.
May her memory be eternal.
Aionia aftis I mnimi.
Survived by her son, Stavros (Tory) Himonas, Spring Glen; grandsons, Emmanuel and Constandinos; sister, Chrisie Klapakis; brother-in-law, Jim Adamson, both of Salt Lake; aunt, Toula Sampinos, Price; and numerous other family members. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and two infant sons.
Funeral service Monday, Sept. 22, Assumption Greek Orthodox Church. Trisagion service Sunday evening at the church in Price. Interment, Cliffview Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Mitchell Funeral Home.
In memory of Stacy, the family prefers contributions to the Assumption Greek Orthodox Church, Box 688, Price, UT 84501.