Passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, on November 6, 2012 at 63 years.  Beloved wife of 42 years to George.  Cherished mother of John, and Angela & Neb Mladenoski.  Adored yiayia of Justin and Jessica.  Predeceased by her parents Kosta & Angeliki Bouras.  Will be sadly missed by her siblings and her many relatives.  Effi treasured her friendships and will be forever grateful for the memories shared.  A heartfelt thank you to the Hospice of Windsor, the Red Cross, the nurses of St. Elizabeth, Transition to Betterness and the doctors and nurses of Metropolitan Hospital.  If you so desire, donations to Transition to Betterness or to the Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family.  Visitation Thursday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Thrice Holy Hymn Service Thursday at 8pm and Friday at 11:30 a.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor 519-969-5841. Procession to Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church, 65 Ellis St. E. for a funeral service at 12 noon. Interment Windsor Memorial Gardens.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at


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