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Lena Shur

I1447   Female 1919 - 2016  (97 years)      Has 4 ancestors and 9 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Lena Shur 
    Born 26 Apr 1919  Island Falls, Aroostook County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    1930 United States Federal Census 1930  Island Falls, Aroostook County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 11 Oct 2016  Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 97 years 
    Buried 13 Oct 2016  Beth Israel Cemetery, 1038 State St, Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Lena Shur Dennis (1919 - 2016) Find A Grave Memorial
    Lena Shur Dennis (1919 - 2016) Find A Grave Memorial
    Siblings 6 siblings 
    Person ID I1447  MyMispoche
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2016 

    Father Rubin Shur
              b. 12 Mar 1883, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 30 Apr 1934, Island Falls, Aroostook County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Mother Ancestors Ida Rapaport
              b. 1887, Lithuania Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 8 Jun 1979, Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married Abt 1909 
    Children 7 children 
    Family ID F823  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Spouse / Partner Ancestors Lawrence Dennis
              b. 3 Nov 1916, Cherryfield, Washington, USA County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 26 Jan 2001, Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married Abt 1953 
    Children 
     1. Michele C. Dennis
              b. 1952
              d. 1985, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years)
    Married: 1x2. Ronald Dennis
    Married: 1x3. Mark Dennis
    Married: 1x4. Hayden Dennis
    Last Modified 5 Oct 2014 
    Family ID F841  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    1. [S806] Find a Grave, (http://www.findagrave.com/).
      Birth: Apr. 26, 1919
      Island Falls
      Aroostook County
      Maine, USA
      Death: Oct. 11, 2016
      Bangor
      Penobscot County
      Maine, USA
      BANGOR - Lena Dennis, 97, wife of the late Lawrence Dennis, died October 11, 2016, in Bangor. She was born April 26, 1919, in Island Falls, the daughter of Rubin and Ida (Rappaport) Shur.
      Surviving are sons, Ron and his wife, Rose, Mark and his wife, Kim, and Hayden; six grandchildren, Shaina, Mariah, Josh and his wife, Marie, Joseph, Shawn and his wife, Erica, and Aaron; two great-grandchildren, Zach and Alex; several nieces, nephews and cousins. In addition to her husband, Lawrence, Lena was predeceased by her daughter, Michele Dennis.
      Her family and family business, Dennis Paper and Foodservice Company, were the most important things in her life. She was a member of the Congregation Beth Israel and active in the Jewish community.
      A funeral service will be held 12 noon Thursday, October 13, 2016, at the Jewish Funeral Chapel, 118 Center Street, Bangor. Interment will be in the Beth Israel Cemetery, Bangor. The family invites relatives and friends to share conversation and refreshments at the Family Reception Center of Brookings-Smith, 163 Center Street, Bangor, following the services Thursday. Those who wish to remember Lena in a special way may make gifts in her memory to the Beth Israel Synagogue, 144 York Street, Bangor, ME 04401. Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.BrookingsSmith.com.
      Family links:
      Parents:
      Rubin Shur (1872 - 1934)
      Ida Rapaport Shur (1887 - 1979)
      Spouse:
      Lawrence Dennis (1916 - 2001)
      Children:
      Michele C. Dennis (1952 - 1985)*
      Sibling:
      Morris Shur (1913 - 1997)*
      Lena Shur Dennis (1919 - 2016)
      *Calculated relationship
      Burial:
      Beth Israel Cemetery
      Bangor
      Penobscot County
      Maine, USA
      Created by: Lori Corey
      Record added: Oct 12, 2016
      Find A Grave Memorial# 171193390