Dr. Nicholas Constantin Darzenta, 93, of Woodbridge, Va., passed away peacefully on May 5, 2017. He was a Professor and Chairman of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine until his retirement. He was a longtime resident of Peabody, Mass., and a member of St. Vasilios Greek Orthodox Church prior to his retirement in Virginia, where he was a member of St. Katherine Greek Orthodox Church in Falls Church.
Dr. Darzenta was preceded in death by his parents, the late Constantin Darzenta and the late Irene Noitakis, as well as his brothers, George and Gerasimo Darzenta, and sister Thekla Mavromatis.
He is survived by his loving wife, Mary; sister, Markella Xerras; son, Constantin Darzenta and daughter-in-law, Janice; daughter, Irene Darzenta Tzafolias and son-in-law, Constantine; and four grandchildren, Alexandra, Nicholas, Iliana and Mia.
Viewing is scheduled for 8 a.m., Saturday, May 13, followed by liturgical services at 9 a.m. at St. Vasilios Greek Orthodox Church, 5 Paleologos Street, Peabody, MA.
Contributions in his memory can be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, www.stjude.org.
Published on May 10, 2017