Obituary for James F. Travers III
James F. Travers III, 64, of Acton, MA died peacefully Wednesday September 13, 2017 at the Emerson Hospital in Concord, MA. A native of Cambridge, he also formerly resided in Woburn, Arlington and Somerville before settling in Acton in 1990.
The son of the late James F. Jr and Catherine (Stewart) Travers, he is survived by his beloved wife of 42 years, Anthee (Gourgoumis) Travers; their daughters Stacy Travers and fiance Piter Brandao, and Kara Ware and husband Chris. He was the loving Pappou to Levon and Zain; brother of Theresa Higgins and husband Harold, Kitty and Mary Travers, and Karen Cooper and husband John; son-in-law of Mary Gourgoumis; brother-in-law of Dessie Tsagaris and husband Ignati, and Joanne Tsonis and husband John. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and extended family members.
Visiting hours are Sunday September 17th from 4:00-8:00pm at the Acton Funeral Home, 470 Massachusetts Ave (Rte 111) Acton. The funeral Mass will be celebrated Monday September 18th at 11:00am in St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church, 89 Arlington Street, Acton, with burial following in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Central Street, West Acton. Those who wish may make memorial donations in Mr. Travers' name to the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 3511 Yoakum Blvd., Houston, TX 77006, Attn. Benevolent Fund. Memorial page www.actonfuneralhome.com