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“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
1 of 10 | Posted by: David May Jr. - Saint Louis, MO

“I am so very sorry and shocked to here of this. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. With Sympathy. David A. May Jr. ”
2 of 10 | Posted by: David A. May Jr. - St. Louis, MO


3 of 10 | Posted by: David May Jr. - MO

“To the Kavadas family, I was so very sorry to hear of the loss of Tom. I knew him through out our four years at Southwest High. He was always...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Lois Goldman Jungers - MO

“Jimmy, So sorry to hear about your brother. Our prayers are with you and your family. ”
5 of 10 | Posted by: Frank Favazza

“Kavadas Family, We were very surprised and sorry to hear of the loss of your brother Tom. You have our deepest sympathy. May he rest in peace. Pete...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Pete and Susan Lemakis - MO

“My deepest sympathy to Jimmy, Chris, Mary Ann and your families. My thoughts are with you. Sincerely, Al Kubernat ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: Al Kubernat - fenton, MO - Friend

“Tommy, we were born a month apart and because our parents were from the same part of Greece (Rhodes) much of our first 18 years were together. We...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Elaine Petrides-Scott - MO

“Rest in peace my friend, you will be missed. ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Charles Eddy - MO - Friend

“Jim,Sorry t hear about your brother's passing and I pray you and all his family will find comfort from God during this difficult time. May he rest in...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Mike George


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Thomas "Tommy" Nicholas Kavadas
Tommy passed away Sunday evening, February 21, 2016 after a short but valiant struggle with cancer.
Tommy, born June 12th, 1944, was the oldest son of Nicholas & Constance Kavadas. In his early years, Tommy was involved in theater and dance and recognized for his service to his community in a number of plays and performances. While serving in the U.S. Airforce he met & married his ex-wife Janet, who preceded him in death. Tommy, like his father, was an excellent chef and an entrepreneur. He owned a catering company in Richmond, Virginia, creating the most splendid Greek and American cuisine.
In 1983 he returned to St. Louis, and shortly after, started an auto-brokerage business, trading in luxury cars. He was both educated and self-educated; with an interest in everything from art and architecture to finance and economics. He was a master networker in business. He was happiest in the company of his friends and family.
Tommy is survived by his two sons, Nicholas, and Joseph (Faith); a loving brother to Jimmy (Brenda), Chris (Kristina) & Mary Ann; and Grandfather to Ashley, Juliana, Sofia, Josef, Alexis & Krista.
SERVICES: Visitation at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, Thursday, February 25, 2016 from 9:00 – 11:00 am, with Funeral service to begin at 11:00 am. Interment Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church.

The Family would like to invite you to share photos and memories of Tommy here on his Tribute page. Please submit your photos to AmbrusterChapel@yahoo.com

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