William David Pananos

May 29, 1955 - June 13, 2015

Bill Pananos passed away on Saturday, June 13, 2015, at the age of 60. Beloved father of Nikki Pananos and Tony Pananos, and survived by Janet Pananos, to whom he was married for nineteen years. Brother of Mike Pananos (Sharon), and Deanne Gevrekakis (John). Uncle of Matt and Brian Pananos and Christopher and Cali Gevrekakis. Also survived by many loving aunts, uncles, and cousins. Preceded in death by his parents, Harry Pananos and Constance Pappas Pananos.

Bill was an avid golfer, and a member of English Turn and Carter Plantation. He was a devoted Boston sports fan, and a proud Greek! He served as Executive Vice President/ General Manager of Crescent Crown Distributing, and will be remembered as a leader, coach, loyal friend, and a man with a great sense of humor.

Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Memorial Service at LAKE LAWN METAIRIE FUNERAL HOME, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd. in New Orleans, on Thursday, June 18, 2015 at 2:00 PM. A visitation will be held at the funeral home from 12:30 PM until time of service, and a reception will immediately follow. All are encouraged to attend the reception to celebrate Billís life as he would have wanted.