We sadly announce that Australian Cypriot Harry Shiamaris has passed away

We sadly announce that Australian Cypriot Harry Shiamaris has passed away at the age of 92 on Monday 17th October 2022 in Australia. He leaves behind his children, Tasos Stella and Andre. His wife Popi passed away in 2017.

Harry Shiamaris was born 21st January 1929 in Lefkoniko and attended Lefkoniko High School, Cyprus and then the teacher training College in Morphou.

He was a teacher at various schools in Limassol and then in 1966 the Harry and his wife Popi and three children decided to emigrate to Australia where he taught Maths and Geography in mainstream schools and Greek in community Schools.

Harry found work almost immediately at the Huntingdale High School and soon after was transferred to Saint Albans High School and eventually settled at Westall High School where he stayed for twenty years..

In Australia he was also a journalist writing articles for the Australian Newspaper Neos Kosmos and was the author of two books.
He was also the former Secretary of the Cyprus community of Melbourne.Victoria, Australia.

Harry Shiamaris funeral arrangements below.
Thursday 27th October at 10am at St Anargiri Greek Orthodox Church in Oakleigh, followed by the burial and wake at Springvale Cemetery.
For those who would like to attend via livestream, please follow this link: https://www.kingwest.tv/joannides-shiamaris
The video will be available to view for 6 weeks.

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