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Obituary for Efthalia Cairns (Kolios)

Efthalia Cairns, 58
Devoted wife, loving mother and sister

Efthalia Cairns passed away on March 27, 2021. Born in Livingston, NJ, she was the daughter of Theodore and the late Aphrodite (Dalianis) Kolios. Efthalia was raised in Parsippany and Bernardsville. She was a graduate of Mount Holyoke College and earned her Masters Degree in Education from Columbia University. Mrs. Cairns lived in Ocean County for many years, where she raised her family.
Predeceased by her beloved husband, Thomas Cairns, she is survived by her children, Scott, Cassandra and Jason Cairns. Efthalia was the dear sister of Arthur, John and Daphne Kolios.

Visitors will be received at the S.W. Brown & Son Funeral Home, 267 Centre St. Nutley on Thursday April 1 from 9:30 to 11: 30 am.

A Funeral Blessing will be offered at Holy Family Church, Nutley at 12 noon followed by committal at Fairview Cemetery in Westfield.