Above: Delaporta Family: Matriarch Theodora (Center), Pete (little Pa Pou), Paraskevi (Nouna), 4 Girls: Eleni, Barbara, Maria, Corina
Above: 4 Delaporta Sisters
Above: Maria Delaporta (Stathis), HS Graduation, Central High, Syracuse 1943. Maria was an Honor Student and was also awarded at Graduation the Virgil Medal for Latin. Maria was Salutatorian from Roosevelt Jr. High School 4 years earlier.
Above: Demo C. Stathis, believed to be his High School Senior Photo
Above: Greek School 1935, Maria age 9 in front Row. Includes her sister, Barbara, and other lifelong Greek friends. Such a cast of characters, all the first generation children of turn-of-the-centery Greek Immigrants coalesced in Syracuse, N.Y. One can understand the bond that they all felt and shared in Syracuse, and for many, shared for their whole lives.
Above: Maria by Classic Car, Downtown Syracuse
Above: Young Maria, maybe still Delaporta, Maybe Newlywed Mrs. D.C. Stathis