Our brother in Christ, Peter Leonidas Vissas of Bethesda was called by the Lord to Himself on Sunday, August 29, 2021, in the 89th year of his earthly life. Born in Sparta, Greece, he was preceded in death by his beloved parents Leonidas and Barbara (Varvitsiotis) Vissas, his sisters Jeannie, Eleftheria, Maria and Dina and his brother, Demetre. He is survived by his loving wife, Christine, of 55 years, his daughter, Barbara Schneider (Mike), and his beloved grandsons, Brandon and Kyle Schneider. He also leaves behind his sister, Potula Vlahos, sister-in-law, Popi Vissas, and brother-in-law, Steve Callas. Family and friends may pay their respects here at St. George on Thursday, September 9, from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM. The Funeral Services will follow at 11:00 AM. Burial will take place at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, 13801 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring (Aspen Hill) MD. Memorial donations can be made to St. George Greek Orthodox Church or The Parkinson’s Foundation.
May the servant of God, Peter, rest in peace and rise in glory and may his memory be eternal!