Posted at 12:30 p.m., April 13, 2015

Andrikopoulos building dedication

Andrikopoulos building dedication

Anthony G. Andrikopoulos at the Business & Technology Building dedication, Summer 2006.

LCCC building namesake dies

The namesake of Laramie County Community College’s Andrikopoulos Business and Technology Building, Anthony G. Andrikopoulos, 82, died on April 11, 2015.

He and his wife, Barbara, were also recipients of the LCCC Foundation’s Lifetime Heritage Foundation award in 2002.

Born April 21, 1932, in Greeley, Colorado, to Margaret E. (Roman) Andrikopoulos and George B. Andrikopoulos, he graduated from Cheyenne High School in 1950, the University of Wyoming in 1956 and was honorably discharged from the U.S. Naval Reserve in 1958.

In 1960, he established his own oil and gas business, A.G. Andrikopoulos Resources Inc., and in 2009 was inducted into the Rocky Mountain Oil and Gas Hall of Fame.

Andrikopoulos served on the boards of several local charitable organizations and was active in the Greek Orthodox Church, both locally and nationally. He is one of the founders of the Holy Apostles Orthodox Christian Church in Cheyenne. He enjoyed spending time with his family, traveling, skiing and fishing.

He is survived by his wife; two daughters, Kari Kay Andrikopoulos and Toni Lynn Andrikopoulos; a brother, John (Judy) Andrikopoulos; a sister-in-law, Sue Andrikopoulos; grandsons, Alexi Bergeron and Entheos Bellas; nephews, George (Michelle) Andrikopoulos and Shaun (Betty) Andrikopoulos; nieces, Vicki Bruner, Diane Andrikopoulos and Alysia Andrikopoulos; cousins, Ben Roman, Keith (Myrna) Roman, Alan (Nancy) Roman and Kathleen Roman; and stepchildren, Jeff (Christine) Fiske, Greg (Laura) Fiske and Tim (Sally) Fiske.

He was predeceased by his brother, Basil Andrikopoulos, and his parents.

Visitation will be from 4-6:30 p.m. April 13 at Holy Apostles Orthodox Christian Church with a trisagion at 6:30 p.m. at the church. A funeral will be at 10 a.m. April 14 at Holy Apostles Orthodox Christian Church. An interment service will follow at Beth El Cemetery.

Donations may be made to the Boys and Girls Club, Cheyenne Botanic Gardens or Holy Apostles Orthodox Christian Church.