“I’m Greek, and I think it’s great to perpetuate the Greek culture and religion,” she said. “I just hope they can sustain it. It’s a small church.”
People attended the event from Texas; Washington, D.C.; Salt Lake City; Canada and Columbus, among other places, according to McNeely.
“They came to see their siblings, their cousins, and their aunts and uncles. Plus, they see their high-school friends,” she said of those who have since moved away from the area.