Published in The Washington Post on Jan. 9, 2019
JAMES M. GERALIS (Age 89) "JIMMY"
Passed away on Saturday, January 5, 2019, surrounded by
his loving family.
Mr. Geralis was born in Washington, DC. He was a graduate
of Central High School (1947) in Washington, DC.
At age 21, he enlisted in the Navy and fought for our country
during the Korean War. He served on the USS Menard (APA
He owned and operated Angie's Place and the Cold Duck
restaurants in North West Washington, DC with his wife. He
was very active in his American Legion Post 259. Mr. Geralis was a devoted husband,
father, grandfather and brother.
He is survived by his wife, Angeline "Angie" T. Geralis; his son, Mike and his wife, Rana
Geralis; his brother, George and his wife, Jackie, Geralis; his granddaughter and the
love of his life, Angelina Geralis; his sister-in-law, Lula Geralis.
His son, Teddy preceded him in death.
A visitation will be held on Thursday, January 10 from 10 a.m., until time of service at 11
a.m., at St. Theodore Greek Orthodox Church, 7101 Cipriano Rd., Lanham, MD.
Interment Glenwood Cemetery, Washington, DC.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the church, sttheodores.org or
the Project, woundedwarriorproject.org www.KalasFuneralHomes.com
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