Gianas, James Of Clearwater, Florida passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2013. Born February 19, 1933 in Chicago, Illinois, to Thomas and Martha Gianacopoulos, he is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Francine; his brothers, Gus (Andrea) and Angelo (Verlaine Walker); daughters, Maria (Vickie Starr) and Dimitra Gianacopoulos (Max); son, Tommy (Jenna), and granddaughters, Athena and Francesca. He was a drummer and proud member of the Chicago Federation of Musicians, also serving on their trial board, and a U.S. Army
veteran. A profound sadness is felt by all who knew him, but solace can be found in the cherished memory of sharing a life with this man of great kindness and humanity. In lieu of flowers, please direct donations specifically to the nurses of Suncoast Hospice House (Woodside), Pinellas Park, Florida.