Rev. Dn. Perry Angelos
Deacon Perry was born and raised in a suburb of Philadelphia to First Generation Greek Orthodox Parents. He attended public schools K-12 there. He went to a Trade school in Refrigeration & Heating after High School. He served two tours aboard ship in the Vietnam War. After the service, he went to college and studied Mechanical Engineering while working in the Trade. He went to Kenya, Africa on a short term missionary endeavor with the Greek Orthodox Missions. In 1988, he attended St. Vladimir's Orthodox Seminary in New York as a student and an employee. It was there he met his future wife, Francesca and they were married in 1990. They worked at St. Basil's Academy in Garrison, New York for three years taking care of the adolescent boys. Deacon and his wife, moved back to Philadelphia in 1993 and he was ordained to the Diaconate in 1994. HeI served SS. Peter & Paul Albanian Orthodox Church for four years. He also served St. Thomas, a Greek Orthodox Church in New Jersey for two years before moving to Seattle in 2000 to be closer to Fran's family.