It with great sadness, to announce the Godfather of New England Powerlifting Greg Kostas has passed away this morning at 2:00 am after a battle with cancer. Kathy, his wife reports, “His whole family including his brother and mother were at his bedside and it was a very peaceful passing. He is no longer in pain and I am thankful for that.” Greg directed his first meet at the young age of 18 then proceeded to host meets for the next 30 years up until he was diagnosed with cancer in December of 2008. Please join us in the remembering of Greg and of his family.
The Wake will be held at Blanchard’s Funeral Home (666 Plymouth St. in Whitman, MA on Route 58) this Friday from 4-8 pm.
Funeral Service will be held at Blanchard’s on Saturday morning at 10:00 a.m followed by the burial down the street at Colbert’s Cemetery.
Here is the link to Blanchards for more information and directions: