Leora “Polly” Cotsoradis – 1935 – 2018 – longtime owner of the Tower Grill

Leora “Polly” Cotsoradis – 1935 – 2018 – longtime owner of the Tower Grill

HARWINTON – Mrs. Leora “Polly” (Montgomery) Cotsoradis, 83, passed away on Saturday, March 10, 2018, at Yale-New Haven Hospital. She was the beloved wife of the late Steve Cotsoradis.

Polly was born in Marietta, Ohio on Feb. 16, 1935, daughter of the late Earl and Edna (Simon) Montgomery. She was the longtime owner of the Tower Grill and worked until May 31, 2017, when she took ill. She loved to work at the restaurant and treated her customers like family. She was a member of the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church.

Polly leaves one son, Peter Cotsoradis and his partner, Dana Parmley of Harwinton; three daughters, Helen “Netsa” Cotsoradis of Torrington, Maria Cotsoradis and her husband, George Xasapis, of Harwinton, Lemounya Kaiser and her husband, Joseph, of Ohio; five grandchildren, Linda, Joseph, Kathy, Samantha and Isidora; three great-grandchildren, Joshua, Anthony and Caleb. She was one of 13 children and is survived by several brothers and sisters.

Polly’s funeral will be on Wednesday at 9 a.m. from Chase Parkway Memorial/The Albini Family Funeral Home, 430 Chase Parkway, Waterbury, to the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church for a funeral service at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in St. Anthony’s Cemetery in Litchfield. Calling hours are on Tuesday evening from 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. A Trisagion service will be Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at the funeral home.

For information or to send e-condolences, visit www.chaseparkwaymemorial.com