The president of the Hellenic Community of Alexandria , Edmondos Kasimatis , died today at the age of 83 from complications of the coronavirus . The 22nd president of the senior Greek Community of Alexandria was elected on April 27, 2017 and remained in office until October 16, 2020. The president of the Alexandrian community, dear to the whole parish and for several years the president of the Hellenic Naval Club of Alexandria, ended up in the early morning hours in a hospital in Alexandria, as reported by APE-MPE.
The Hellenic Community of Alexandria, in a statement, expresses its most sincere condolences to his wife, Catherine and to his son, Nicholas, and calls ” all the Alexandrian community, all the Alexandrians around the world, to pray for the rest of his soul , through that offered by the late Edmond Kasimatis with all his strength to Egyptian Hellenism, with the strength of a young man and with the wisdom of a truly great Alexandrian, whom the Egyptians will always remember with emotion and who aspire to his advice and his immense love for the Greek community of Nile Town “.
The funeral of the President of the Hellenic Community of Alexandria will take place today at 3 p.m in the Greek cemeteries of Alexandria. It is noted that the senior parochial organization declared three days of mourning in all its services.