The news of his death has caused sadness in the last few hours Nikos Xanthopoulos. The “son of the people” passed away yesterday (22/1) at the age of 89 with his funeral scheduled for Tuesday 24/1 at 13.00 at the First Cemetery.
Nikos Xanthopoulos, who recently suffered from serious health problems, breathed his last in a private clinic in Aegaleo. His loss caused pain and sorrow not only to his wife Erifuli, his four children and grandchildren but also to those who knew and loved him through his work.
On the morning of Monday 23/1, the family of the great actor issued a statement, informing that the funeral will be civil, while their wish is, instead of wreaths, to deposit money to “Home of the Actor”.
“The family of actor Nikos Xanthopoulos informs that his funeral will be political. As part of the ceremony, a memorial service will be held on Tuesday, January 24 at 1 p.m. at the First Cemetery of Athens, instead of wreaths, it is her wish that money be deposited at the “Actor’s House” (Alpha Bank GR 45 0140 2280 2280 0200 2002 719 – In memory of Nikos Xanthopoulou)”.