Nicholas S.'s Story
Nicholas S. Katsaros, 62, of Haverhill, died unexpectedly of a heart attack on Thursday, October 12, at Holy Family Hospital at Merrimack Valley, Haverhill.
He was born in Haverhill, December 30, 1954, son of Effie (Sarbanis) Katsaros of Haverhill, and the late former Mayor of Haverhill George K. Katsaros.
Educated in the Haverhill school system, Nick graduated from Haverhill High School, Class of 1972, Lawrence Academy, and also Bradford College.
He was employed at F.H. Cann Associates, North Andover for over 10 years. Prior to this Nick was employed at the former Arlington Trust Bank. In his younger years, Nick worked with his father and helped manage George Kay’s Lounge and the Crystal Room.
A likeable person who was well known in the community, Nick enjoyed bowling, spending many Tuesday nights at Academy Lanes. Being a trumpet player, Nick performed in the Haverhill City Band and as well as George Kay’s Orchestra.
Besides his mother, his survivors include a daughter, Kimberly Campelli and her husband, Matthew of Lowell; two sons, George N. Katsaros and Nicholas W. Katsaros, both of Haverhill; his children’s mother, Lynn (Cruickshank) Katsaros of Haverhill; three aunts, Mary Merrick of Haverhill, Betty Sarbanis, Ann Thanos of North Carolina; an uncle, John Katsaros and his wife, Mary of Haverhill; numerous cousins; his girlfriend, Diana Rivera of Haverhill; and his dog, Nico.
Nick was also predeceased by three aunts, Ann Katsaros Ziehl, Madeline Katsaros Alphas and Mary Zervelis; as well as three uncles, S. Charles Katsaros, Sotiris S. Katsaros, and Angelo Sarbanis.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend his calling hours on Wednesday, Oct. 18, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the H.L. Farmer & Sons Bradford Funeral Home, 210 South Main St., Bradford. His funeral service will be held Thursday beginning at 10 a.m. from the Funeral home followed by a Funeral Service at 11 a.m. in Holy Apostles Sts. Peter & Paul Greek Orthodox Church, 154-156 Winter St., Haverhill. Interment will be in Linwood Cemetery, Haverhill. Contributions in his memory may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice. To share a memory or for more information, please visit www.farmerfuneralhomes.com.
Published on  October 17, 2017