Elaine "Aince" (Demakis) Grevelis, of Salem, died peacefully in her sleep at the Atrium in Danvers on March 1, 2019. She was born on September 8, 1934 in Lynn MA. to the late Spiros and Pota Demakis. She attended Lynn Schools and went to Mass College of Art.
Elaine spent over 60 joyous years in the choir of Saint George Greek Orthodox Church in Lynn. She was a very active member in church affairs and participated on many committees. She taught ceramics both at the Church and at the Peabody High School for many years. She played the piano, organ, decorated for stage productions among other activities.
Elaine worked for Rooks Stores in Lynn and on the North Shore for over 30 years. She did the window displays and the advertisements for the newspapers. She loved working for "Mr G".
She leaves behind her loving siblings William Demakis of Swampscott, Timothy Demakis of Topsfield and Dorothea Pechilis of Lynn. She was the loving aunt of many nieces, nephews and their families. She also leaves her lifelong childhood friends Stella Spyropoulos and Kay Delios. She leaves her former husband Nick Grevelis and was predeceased by her brothers James and Louis Demakis and companion Mitch Wolak.