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“A gentleman, I always loved talking to him. Love all of you, Emily, Nick and Steph. You are blessed. ”
1 of 13 | Posted by: Steve I - Palm Springs, CA

“Our heartfelt condolences to Emily, Stefanie and Nick. He must have been a fine man to have raised such intelligent and thoughtful musicians! ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: Dick and Patty Reed - Palm Desert, CA

“A kind and generous man. He will be missed by many! Mike & Christina Long ”
3 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“May deepest condolences to the Tcharos family for your loss. I met Mr. Tcharos through Saint George's Greek Orthodox Church many years ago. His kind...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Afrodite Krespis

“Dear Emily and Family,Beverly and I send our sincerest condolences to you and your family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.Darryl and...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Darryl Mirsky - Indio, CA

“Dear Koumbara Emily,Stefanie, Nicolas, and families, Our deepest and heartfelt sympathies on the loss of your beloved husband, father, and...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Presbytera Mersene and Despi

“I am so sorry to hear of George's passing. I remember many good times with George and Emily, when Bob and I lived in Palm Desert. My love, prayers...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Joanne Demangus - Henderson, NV

“George, thank you for the many years of friendship, your dedication the church and faith, your steadfast role model for the all the boy scouts,...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Wynn Storton - Palm Desert, CA

“George was a kind gentleman who loved people and gave his time and talent to his church. I met George and his wife Emily at St. George Greek...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Ann & Richard Dixson - Prescott, AZ

“I am so sorry to hear of George's passing. Jesus wept after the death of his friend Lazarus. John 11:35. We mourn along with you. May the God who...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“May his Memory be Eternal ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: Wynn Storton - Palm Desert, CA

“George, thank you for the many years of friendship, your dedication the church and faith, your steadfast role model for the all the boy scouts,...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: Wynn Storton - Palm Desert, CA

“Gerri and I met George and Emily and the kids when we moved here in 1984 from Toronto. George was always a caring and wonderful friend. I will miss...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: A friend


George Tcharos, 87, of Cathedral City, California passed away on March 11, 2017 in Cathedral City. He was born on April 17, 1929, to Nikolaos Tsororos and Aristea Loumakis in Quebec City, Canada. He married Emily Pappas on April 17, 1966 in Quebec City. He was a restaurateur and sales representative in the wholesale foods business (Center Meat Company) for over 45 years. He was Provincial Scout Commissioner and Troop Master in Canada, a Master Mason-Scottish Rite 33rd degree, founder and community organizer for both the Greek Orthodox Church communities of the Annunciation in Quebec City, Canada & St. George Greek Orthodox Church in Palm Desert, CA. He served in the Royal 57th Battery from 1944-1948 as a Reservist. He is survived by spouse, Emily Tcharos of Cathedral City; daughter, Stefanie Tcharos (Matthew) Kourakis; son; Nicolas (Ariadne Sarros) Tcharos; grandchildren, Jacob Kourakis, Anisia Kourakis, Theoharis Tcharos, and Alexander Tcharos; as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins, godchildren, and loving friends. Visitation will be at 2:00 p.m. Monday, March 20, 2017 following a Trisagion Service at 7:00 p.m. at St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 74109 Larrea Street Palm Desert, CA 92260. Funeral Service will be at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at St. George Greek Orthodox Church with interment to follow at 12:00 p.m. at Palm Springs Desert Memorial Park with Makaria-Mercy Meal immediately following at the church. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn Cathedral City. The family suggests that donations be made to St. George Greek Orthodox Church of Palm Desert or the Salvation Army - 30400 Landau Blvd, Cathedral City, CA 92234.