Due to the COVID-19 virus, we are taking precautionary measures.

Due to the COVID-19 virus, we are taking precautionary measures.


Konstantinos Babalis, of Fort Lee, NJ, died peacefully on May 16, 2020 at the age of 80.  He is survived by his beloved wife of 47 years, Georgia (née Diamantopoulos).  Devoted father of Nicholas Babalis and his wife Sholien and Katerina Sciglitano and her husband Filoreto.  Cherished grandfather of Georgina, Konstantinos, Alexander and Giuseppe.  Dear brother of  Dimitrios Babalis.  Predeceased by his brother, Apostolos Babalis.

Konstantinos was born in Kalamata, Greece to Erasmia (née Christopoulos).  He was the Owner of the Malibu Diner on 14th Street in Hoboken, NJ.

Services are private.  Arrangements Failla-McKnight Memorial Home, Hoboken. As an expression of sympathy, you may either send flowers by clicking on the Send Flowers button at the top of the obituary, or you may send a donation in Konstantinos’ memory to Ascension Greek Orthodox Church, 101 Anderson Avenue, Fairview, NJ 07022.


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Please be advised that we are open & available to serve you during your time of need following temporary guidelines set forth under NJ Executive order 107.

In order to comply with the new regulations, we are requesting that all funeral gatherings & visitations do not exceed 10 people.

We encourage friends of the family to visit our obituaries page to send condolences online. Funeral arrangements can be made via telephone and email to limit exposure. Cemeteries are also required to follow health code restrictions concerning attendance at interments and entombments.

We continue to receive updated information from the Federal Government, Center for Disease Control, and the New Jersey State Funeral Directors Association to ensure that the information provided is current.

To inquire about more information visit cdc.gov/coronavirus.