Lena Alafouzou, wife of Kathimerini president, dies at 83

Lena Alafouzou, the wife of Aristides Alafouzos, president of Kathimerini, has died at the age of 83.

Mrs Alafouzou, was also the mother of Themistoklis Alafouzos, publisher of Kathimerini, and Yiannis Alafouzos, owner of Skai television channel.

A memorial service is to be held at 6.30 p.m. on Thursday in Athens and the funeral will take place on the island of Santorini on Friday.

Mrs Alafouzou received several distinctions over the years for her social and humanitarian contributions.