Charles Antetokounmpo

Charles Antetokounmpo

Birth
Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria
Death 29 Sep 2017 (aged 53)
Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 188842643 · View Source
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Charles Antetokounmpo was a former Nigerian soccer player who is best known for being the father of the Milwaukee Bucks Basketball Team's Star player, Giannis Antetokounmpo. In 1991 he and his wife Veronica moved from Lagos, Nigeria to Athens, Greece as part of a wave of immigrants seeking better lives. They left their first born son Francis behind with grandparents. Four more sons were born to him and his wife while in Athens,Greece. He moved to Milwaukee in 2013 with his wife and two youngest sons, Alex who was still in High School and Kostas, a freshman at the University of Dayton, in Dayton, Ohio. He passed away at his home in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Charles is survived by his wife, Veronica and five sons: Athanasios "Thanasis", Giannis, Kostas, Francis and Alexandros Antetokounmpo.


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  • Created by: EpitaphWriter
  • Added: 15 Apr 2018
  • Find A Grave Memorial 188842643
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