Obituary: Paul Nikolaos Tides
Paul Nikolaos Tides, 79, of Carmel, died June 7. Paul was born on Jan. 6, 1935, in Kilkis, Greece, to Nikolaos Konstantinos Karapanagiotides and Sotiria (Amanantides) Karapanagiotides. Paul immigrated to the United States in October 1955 when he first settled in Canton, Ohio, before finally moving to Indianapolis. He married Tana Aitzis in March 1968. Paul was a member of the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades for more than 30 years; he retired in 2000. Paul also owned and operated Ted’s Steakhouse – Eagledale. Paul served in the U.S. Army. Paul was a member of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church and he volunteered in many Greek Church Festivals. He was the most loving, supportive, attentive, giving, big hearted and caring husband, father and grandfather. He was dedicated and devoted to his wife, children and grandchildren who adored him as their “Papou,” and he will be greatly missed and remembered. Paul is survived by his wife, Tana (Aitzis) Tides; a son, Nikolaos Tides; a daughter Sotiria (Brian) Oliver; and two grandchildren, Nikolas and Anna Oliver. A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. June 11 at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 3500 W. 106th Street in Carmel. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. June 10 with a Trisagion Service at 7 p.m. and from 10 a.m. until service time July 11 at the church. Burial will be at Crown Hill Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church. Online condolences may be made at www.flannerbuchanan.com.