[[Image:Iakovos memorial.jpg|left|thumb|250px|Memorial of Abp. Iakovos, April 13, 2005]]
On [[April 8]], 2005, the archbishop was admitted to the hospital in Stamford, Connecticut, suffering from a pulmonary ailment, and he reposed in the Lord on [[April 10]]. His funeral
is scheduled for Thursday, [[April 14]], at Holy Trinity Cathedral in New York City, and his burial will be Friday, [[April 15]], at [[Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology (Brookline, Massachusetts)|Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology]].