Joanne E. Stavrakis, 71, of New Milford, died Nov. 13 at New Milford Hospital. She was the wife of the Rev. Eleftherios Stavrakis.

Mrs. Stavrakis was born Aug. 5, 1941, in Cyprus, Greece, daughter of the late Christos and Sofronia Kostantinou Michaelides.

In addition to her husband of 50 years, she is survived by a son, Michael Stavrakis; two daughters, Tia Markou and Christina Stavrakis; two granddaughters, Katerina Markou and Eleftheria Markou; a brother, Steven Michaelides; and three sisters, Cleo Ropas, Thespina Sabatacos and Andriana Fotakis.

Burial was in Center Cemetery in New Milford.

The Lillis Funeral Home in New Milford was in charge of arrangements.