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Kalliopi Mavroyiannis loses her battle with cancer

18 September 2014

Kalliopi Mavroyiannis, (R) the wife of Greek Cypriot negotiator Andreas Mavroyiannis passed away yesterday at the young age of 53 after a long battle with cancer, ‘Cyprus Mail’ reports.

Mrs Mavroyiannis who was a beloved member of the Greek Cypriot community was a key member of the Cyprus Sailing Federation and served on the Board as the treasurer. Mrs Mavroyiannis, who was a teacher by profession, was also a member of the Board of Paralympics Committee.

Upon Mrs Mavroyiannis’ passing Turkish Cypriot negotiator Kudret Özersay expressed his grief over the news: Özersay wrote: “I am deeply saddened today by the passing of Mrs Mavroyannis, wife of my counterpart and dear friend Andreas Mavroyannis. My condolences to my dear friend Andreas and his family.”

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