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“He is our "Cardinal". Everyday, a red cardinal comes to me in my backyard while I drink my coffee. It lingers for some time and I know Chris'...Read More »
1 of 17 | Posted by: Antonia Milonas Fowler - FL

“We are so sorry to hear this sad news. Gaby, our thoughts and prayers are with you,our family and Chris's family. I pray that with time, your tears...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: John Edgerton - Austin, TX

“I was so saddened to hear of Chris' passing and my thoughts and prayers are with his family, especially Gaby, during this very difficult time. I...Read More »
3 of 17 | Posted by: Judy T Farol - Ft. Worth, TX

“Our thoughts and prayers are with yourfamily. May God comfort you. ”
4 of 17 | Posted by: Bev Miller and Linda Smith...Lowes 0385 - SC

“I am sorry to here about Chris' passing. I worked with Chris for a little over a year on the WE Team at Lowes and enjoyed his humor and zest for life...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Keith Lindler - Columbia, SC

“To the Milonas Family Sorry to hear of your loss of one of your children, my thoughts and prayers to all the family. Dennis B. Thompson Sr ”
6 of 17 | Posted by: Dennis Thompson - Jacksonville, FL

“Nouno, We had a great time this summer. I remember we had a great time at Toco Bell an we slept in your Man Cave it was a great time. I remeber...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Hudson Haylor - Martinsburg , WV

“Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal. Death is only a horizon, and a horizon is nothing save the limit of...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: Lisa Jackson - Jacksonville, FL

“For Gaby, Aunt Joan, Uncle Bill, Nick, John, Toni and Cia. Words cannot express my extreme sadness and sorrow for your loss. Chris is loved by all...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: Karen Milonas - Martinsburg, WV

“I am so sorry to hear of Chris' passing. He worked for me at Lowe's Co. and was a true asset to our team and to every customer that he assisted. He...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Billy Reed - Columbia, SC

“TO MY DEAR FRIEND,MAY THE FATHER HOLD YOU ON YOUR JOURNEY,HOME..I WILL TRULY MISS YOUR ZEST FOR LIFE....GOD BLESS,DUPONT ”
11 of 17 | Posted by: DUPONT MCWHITE - COLUMBIA, SC

“Gaby, Words cannot express the grief I feel for you and family. I truly knew Chris to be a brother I never had. I will pray for you and for him in...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: Ronald Combs - Cayce, SC - Friend

“Gaby, I have been thinking of you this past week, the to learn of your loss.....I am so sorry. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
13 of 17 | Posted by: Sharon Crenshaw - Irmo, SC

“To the family,I hunted with Chris at Santee over the last few years.I got to know him thru Lyn Derby.He was a pleasure to be around and knowlegable...Read More »
14 of 17 | Posted by: Greg Bonham - columbia, SC

“Gabby, I am so sorry for your loss. I didn't know Chris too well, but every time I saw him, it was like we were old friends. He will be greatly...Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: Linda Poole - Chapin, SC

“Gaby, We are so very sorry for your loss. I did not meet Chris but would have loved him because of your love for him. Remember your good times,...Read More »
16 of 17 | Posted by: Loretta and David Winburn

“To Chris Family, So sorry to hear of his passing way.We are praying for you.I went school in Jacksonville,Fl with him. Shirley ”
17 of 17 | Posted by: Shirley Brown Clark - South Hill, VA


COLUMBIA Funeral service for Christopher Paul Milonas, 48, will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 8, 2012, at the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 1931 Sumter Street, Columbia, with burial to follow in Bush River Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Friday from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. followed by Trisagion Prayers at 8:00 p.m. at Dunbar Funeral Home, Dutch Fork Chapel, Irmo.
Mr. Milonas died Wednesday, December 5, 2012. Born in Jacksonville, Fla., he was a son of William J. "Bill" Milonas and Joan Stewart Milonas. He was the husband of Gabriella "Gaby" Edgerton Milonas.
Chris relocated to Columbia from Jacksonville, Fla. in 1985. He was a member of the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church. Chris was the owner of Sundown Landscape Lighting and was currently employed with Shaw Construction Group at V.C. Summer Nuclear Company. An avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed hunting and fishing and enjoyed sports including wrestling and football. Chris never met a stranger and was always helping people. He loved spending time with his family and friends.
He is survived by his parents, William and Joan Milonas; wife, Gaby Milonas; brothers, Nicholas Milonas(Sharon), John Milonas (Sharon); sisters, Antonia Fowler (Weldon) and Anastacia Milonas. He is also survived by his father-in-law, Thomas O. Edgerton; mother-in-law, W. Doris Edgerton; and brother-in-law, Oliver Edgerton.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 190 Knox Abbott Drive, Suite 301, Cayce, SC 29033.
Please sign the online guestbook at www.dunbarfunerals.com