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Christina Vraim, First Greek Funeral Home

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She would like to be remembered as Yiayia. She is Christina Vraim, a founding member of the St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church and a member of the Greek-American community of Philadelphia for more than three generations. Her husband John, established the first funeral home in the Greek American community that many families are familiar with today.

Cosmos Philly stopped by her home last week and spoke with Christina Vraim about her experiences inside the Greek American community and found out some amazing firsts.