John Deftereos September 22, 1928 – July 1, 2020 Chester, NY John Deftereos passed away peacefully at his home in Chester, NY on Wednesday, July 1, 2020. Son of the late Nicholas and Ariadny Paizis Deftereos, he was born on September 22, 1928 in Greece. John is survived by his sister Marina Raftopolous of Chester, NY; and by many relatives in Greece. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, July 7, 2020 from 5–8 p.m. at Smith, Seaman & Quackenbush, Inc. Funeral Home, 117 Maple Ave., Monroe, NY 10950. A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church, 2250 Goshen Tpke., Middletown, NY 10941. Interment will follow at St. Columba Cemetery in Chester, NY.