Boris Triko

  • Born: July 6, 1936
  • Died: December 31, 2014
  • Location: Maryville, Tennessee

Smith Funeral & Cremation Service

1402 Tuckaleechee Pike
Maryville, TN 37803

Tel. (865) 983-1000

Tribute & Message From The Family

Boris Triko, age 78, of Maryville, passed away on Wednesday, December 31st. He was a retired engineer of more than 30 years with ALCOA. He was a member of St. George Greek Orthodox Church, as well as an avid hiker who completed all 900 miles of trails in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. He is survived by his wife of fifty years, Nevena Triko; son and daughter-in-law Michael and Laurie Triko of Naperville, IL; daughter and son-in-law Bilyana and Chris Anderson of Alexandria, VA; and son and daughter-in-law Christopher and Cheryl Triko of Knoxville, TN. He is also survived by six grandchildren; Sean Anderson, Susanna Anderson, Scarlet Anderson, Alexandra Triko, William Triko, and Michael Triko. Family will receive friends on Friday, January 2, 2015 from 5 pm to 7 pm in the Smith Trinity Chapel. A Celebration of Life will be at 10:00 AM on Saturday, January 3, 2015 at Smith Trinity Chapel. Entombment will follow at Grandview Cemetery. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 983-1000,


Condolence & Memory Journal

Boris was a special person in every respect. He was a wonderful husband, a great father, a wonderful provider for his family, and a tremendous friend. He will be greatly missed by all that knew him. Rest in peace Boris. We will miss you.

Posted by Don & Susie Holden - Knoxville, TN - Friend   January 04, 2015

Boris was a great person to spend time with One of our most treasured possessions is a walking stick Which he carved just for us. This special and memorable possession commemorates our wedding date. Too valuable to take on the tail, we share it frequently with visitors in our home. He will be truly missed. Jim C

Posted by Jim and Van Callaway - Maryville, TN - Hiking buddy and friend   January 02, 2015