Theodore James Bogadimos
September 16, 1922 – April 7, 2014
Theodore “Ted” Bogadimos, 91, of Manchester, NH passed away peacefully with his daughter by his side on Monday, April 7, 2014 at the Hanover Hill Nursing Home. Ted was born in Manchester, NH on September 16, 1922, the son of the late James and Fotine Bogadimos. Ted was a graduate of Manchester Central High School, class of 1941, and proudly served in the United States Navy during WWII. He was an aviation machinist’s mate, First Class, and was stationed on the Tinian Island in the South Pacific. After the war he opened Amoco Service Station at Corey Square in Manchester and ran it for many years. At age 50 he was hired by the U.S. Postal Service as a mechanic and worked for 20 years until his retirement at age 70. He was a member of the Youngsville Men’s Club, the Ahepa Club and the NOA Club. Ted was also an avid bowler for many years. He and his wife Mary enjoyed traveling and attending Greek Church dances with their dear friends during their 62 years of marriage, until her passing in 2008. Members of the family include his loving daughter Joanna Cullen, his grandson Michael Cullen who was the light of his life, Michael’s wife Laura Cullen, great-grandchildren Amelia Jeanne Cullen and Owen Theodore Cullen, all of Manchester, NH, sisters Mary Harisiades of Manchester, NH and Julia Zois of Billerica, MA. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews. Ted is predeceased by his wife Mary and his sisters Christine Polites, Irene George and Sophie Bogadimos. The family would like to extend their sincere gratitude to the staff at Hanover Hill Nursing Home for their sincere compassion and excellent care Ted received. Services: Calling hours will be held on Thursday April 10 from 9:00-10:00 AM in the Cain & Janosz Funeral Home and Cremation Service 74 Brook St corner of Pine St. The funeral service will immediately follow at 11:00 AM in St Nicholas Church 1160 Bridge St Manchester, NH, officiated by Rev. Athanasios Nenes. Burial will be held in Pine Grove Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Boston Children’s Hospital either online at www.giving.childrenshospital.org/giftinfo.aspx?x=1 or by mail, Boston Children’s Hospital Trust Cancer Division, 401 Park Drive Suite 602, Boston, MA 02215.