NAHANT: Mr. Anastasios Konstantinos Kalogianis, a resident of Nahant, passed away at his home on Saturday afternoon, November 14, 2015, with his loving daughter JoAnn, and her husband by his side. He was 77 years old.
Born in Alonnisos, Greece on April 24, 1938, he was the beloved son of the late Konstantinos and Cinioro (Panagiotou) Kalogianis.
Anastasios served in the Greek Navy and immigrated to the United States in 1964. He is a 40 year Master Mason raised to the Sublime Degree at the William North Lodge.
Mr. Kalogianis was a very successful builder and developer and was the proprietor of the well known company Olympic Construction Inc., a company that developed tracts of land, roadways and built homes. He was a tireless, hard working businessman for many years and in his limited spare time, Mr. Kalogianis enjoyed his cigars, long distance ocean swimming, travel and scuba diving. Above and beyond all, he was a devoted father and grandfather. He will be dearly missed.
Anastasios is loving survived by his daughter, JoAnn Kalogianis Spaneas and her husband, Demetrius Spaneas and grandchildren, Theo, Anastasia and Dean Nikolopoulos, all of Nahant; and by daughters, Donna and her husband, Brian Gerace of Attleboro and Tammy and her husband, George Tasiopoulos of Andover and grandchildren, Despina and Marianna Tasiopoulos and many nieces and nephews in the United States, Canada and Greece. He was also the former husband of the late Mary Ann (Goulakos) Kalogianis and the devoted brother of the late Apostolos, John and Nick Kalogianis.
His Funeral Mass was celebrated in the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 62 Lewis Street, Lowell on Friday, November 20, 2015, at 1 p.m. Calling hours were held in the Burke-Magliozzi Funeral Home, 390 North Main Street, Andover on Wednesday and Thursday, November 18 and 19, 2015, from 4 to 8 p.m. Entombment will be held at the West Parish Garden Cemetery in Andover. With a desire to help students obtain higher education, Mr. Kalogianis proudly established over 24 years ago the Mr. and Mrs. Anastasios Kalogianis Gold K Scholarship at Merrimack College. This scholarship is awarded annually and provides funding each semester to an upperclass student majoring in electrical or civil engineering. In memoriam, donations may be made to: Mr. and Mrs. Anastasios Kalogianis, Gold K Scholarship, Merrimack College, 315 Turnpike St., North Andover, MA 01845. For additional information, please visit, www.burkemagliozzi.com.
Published on  November 26, 2015