Kathryne Cotromanes nee Patrakis, age 74. Beloved and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, cousin, and friend, passed away on March 18, 2022. Kathryne was born in Salt Lake City, Utah to Gus and Angeline Patrakis. She attended Highland High School in Salt Lake City and graduated with a degree from Stevens-Henager Business College, also in Utah. She was an executive assistant for over 25 years and owned a confectionary business out of her home called Carnival of Sweets. She served on the Illinois Planning Council on Disabilities under Governor Jim Edgar’s administration, advocating for those with physical disabilities. She married John Cotromanes on September 27, 1970 at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in Salt Lake City, Utah. She has always been integral in the church including teaching Sunday school, singing in the choir, President of the Daughters of Penelope – Zoe Chapter 311, member of the Ladies Philoptochos, and Chairwoman of the Sweet Shop at the Sts. Peter and Paul Christmas Bazaar in Glenview, Illinois. She was cherished and loved by everyone who knew her. She will be dearly missed by her adoring children, Louis, Christine, and Angela and grandchild Kathryne, sisters Maxine and Nicole and many cousins, nieces and nephews. She will join her loved ones in heaven including her beloved husband John and her proud parents Gus and Angeline Patrakis. Visitation Tuesday from 5:00pm to 8:00pm at N.H. Scott and Hanekamp Funeral Home, 1240 Waukegan Road, Glenview. Family and friends will meet Wednesday 9:30am for the funeral service at Sts. Peter & Paul Greek Orthodox Church, 1401 Wagner Rd., Glenview. The funeral may be viewed live or recorded at Sts. Peter & Paul’s Livestream. Interment Elmwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully suggests contributions in Kathryne’s memory to Sts. Peter & Paul Greek Orthodox Church, Glenview, Illinois. Arrangements by Memory Eternal Funeral Directors, Ltd. 847-375-0095.
May her memory be eternal.