Milton Argeriou

Obituary for Milton Argeriou

July 26, 1938 - November 27, 2017
Manchester, New Hampshire | Age 79

Obituary

Milton Argeriou ,79, son of James and Florence Argeriou, died suddenly November 27 while at his home in Manchester NH.

Milton is survived by his wife Sally, his two sons James and Walter, his sister Georgia Sousa, his dear cousin Maria Damalas, and his two grandchildren Maxwell and Victoria. He and Sally were happily married for 58 years.

He graduated from Central High school class of 1956. After serving in the US Navy he went onto college and later graduate school where he studied in Paris and at the University of California Los Angeles. He received his Doctorate degree from UCLA. Milton commuted to Brandeis University and Boston for many years where he worked as Project Director for many federally funded research projects. He also pioneered a nationwide drug and alcohol rehab system that housed and found employment for recovering drug and alcohol addicts. He was a kind, compassionate, and selfless family man.

Milton enjoyed music, singing, and the theater. He also enjoyed working on his properties. He had quite a talent for construction and carpentry and he was most happy when his hair was full of sawdust. He will be dearly missed by his family and friends.

A gathering will be held at 11:00am on Monday, December 4, 2017 at Phaneuf Funeral Homes and Crematorium, 243 Hanover Street, Manchester, NH with a memorial service at 12:30pm. Family and friends are invited to attend. He will be laid to rest at the New Hampshire State Veteran's Cemetery privately at the convenience of the family.

Milton was an active member of the Barnstormers, a men's choral group. The family would appreciate, in lieu of flowers, donations in Milton's memory to The Barnstormers, c/o Richard Miller, 8 Weber Drive, Topton, PA, 19562.

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  • The Barnstormers c/o Richard Miller
    8 Weber Drive
    Topton, PA 19562

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