​​​Garriott Family Genealogy

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08-Dorothy Porter
Birth: 30 Jun 1916, Jasper Co, IN: Bk H4/264
Home: Gary, Lake Co and Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN in 1956
Death: Dec 1968, Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN- age 52
Burial: Weston Cemetery
Occupation: SSN: 308-16-5480/IN
Mother: Etta "Gommy" Garriott

1st Spouse: Steven TSAKRIOS
Birth: about 1920, Greece
Death: 1990, died of stomach cancer, in Idaho- age 70
A Steven Tsakrios [b. 30 May 1911; d. 25 Aug 1982], a resident of Pocatello, Bannock Co, ID 83201 is recorded by Social Security, SSN: 317-09-6054/IN. May not be this man.

     CHILDREN: Dorothy and Steven had three children.

2nd Spouse: Tony WYROSTEK
They lived together only a short time.

      BIOGRAPHY: Dorothy's first husband, Steven TSAKRIOS, was in the US Marine Corps Military Police.  He deserted her when the twins were only two months old. The children were then raised in the Miller projects of Gary, Lake Co, IN, until 1956, when they moved to Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN.

[Michael Dean Tsakrios]

     1968 DEATH: Dorothy had throat cancer, had her larynx removed, and couldn't talk. She subsequently died of a heart attack in Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN.

     1981 OBITUARY: Nicholas S Tsakrios, 39, 18 Tocovi Ct, Brownsburg, suffered a heart attack and died Tuesday evening, Feb 17 at St Francis Hospital, Beech Grove. The Gary Native was a quality representative at Detroit Diesel Allison Division of General Motors Corporation, Indianapolis. Tsakrios had been active in youth sports and activities at Indianapolis' Eagledale and Claremont areas. He was a member of the Speedway Masonic Lodge, Indianapolis, Scottish Rite and Murat Shrine.

     Tsakrios is survived by his wife, Sandra (Parsons); three daughters; Kelly, Dawn, and Niki Tsakrios; two stepchildren: Karen Toney and Jason Slusser; a brother, Michael Tsakrios, Brownsburg; and Jeanne Johnson, Indianapolis.

     The Speedway Masons conducted the funeral Friday afternoon, Feb 20 at Jones and Matthews Mortuary, Brownsburg. Burial was in Brownsburg Cemetery.

[findagrave.com & Ron Parsons] 

     BIOGRAPHY: Steven came to the United States from Greece with his two brothers. The three brothers, all good athletes, were sponge divers in Tarpon Springs, FL. Dorothy was the second of his three wives and three families.