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Jacob "Jack" Zarr

Jacob "Jack" Zarr

I6890   Male 1925 - 2012  (86 years)  Submit Photo / DocumentSubmit Photo / Document    Has 7 ancestors and 3 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Jacob Zarr 
    Born 21 Jul 1925  Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    1930 United States Federal Census 1930  161 Providence Street, Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1940 United States Federal Census 1940  67 Harrison Street, Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 24 Jan 2012  Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • Jacob Zarr, 86 died Tuesday, Jan. 24th in the Jewish Healthcare Center after a brief illness. His wife of 57 years Evelyn (Shear) Zarr died in 2007.

      He leaves a son Richard Zarr and his wife Debra of Vestal, NY, a daughter Ronda wife of Alan Godin of Worcester, a brother Joseph Zarr of Worcester and Florida and four grandchildren, Michael Godin and his fiance Alisa Iantosca, Jonathan Godin, Amy and Adam Zarr and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by two brothers, Benjamin and James Zarr.

      Jacob was born in Worcester a son of Abraham and Sonia (Berolfsky) Zarr and graduated Commerce High School Class of 1943. He was a Marine Corp veteran of WWII serving in the Pacific Theater. He returned from WWII and joined his father as a barber on Water Street, a business started in the early 1900's, in 1950 and continued working there until his retirement in the mid 90's. Evelyn and Jack traveled extensively upon his retirement and for about their last 10 years together they divided their time between Worcester and Florida. His favorite activities were participation in various sports, especially softball, handball and racquetball.

      He was a member of Temple Emanuel and it's Brotherhood, B'nai Brith, The Jewish War Veterans and the Jewish community Center.

      Funeral services will be held at 11AM, on FRIDAY, JANUARY 27TH IN Perlman Funeral Home.

      Memorial observance will be private. Memorial contributions may be made to the Jewish Healthcare Center, 629 Salisbury St., Worcester, MA 01609.
    Age 86 years 
    Buried 27 Jan 2012  Chevra Kadisha Cemetery (Holy Society Cemetery), 78 Havana Road, Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Jacob 'Jack' Zarr (1925 - 2012) - Find A Grave Memorial
    Jacob "Jack" Zarr (1925 - 2012) - Find A Grave Memorial
    Plot: Section 8 Row C Lot 1
    Siblings 3 siblings 
    Oldest Known Ancestors
    Paternal Line: Abraham Zar
    Maternal Line: Sarah Berolsky b.1891
    Person ID I6890  MyMispoche
    Last Modified 16 Sep 2016 

    Father Ancestors Abraham M. Zarr
              b. 25 Apr 1888, Utena, Lithuania Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 30 Nov 1970, Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Ancestors Sarah Berolsky
              b. Abt 1891
              d. 7 Apr 1981, Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 90 years) 
    Children 4 children 
    Family ID F263  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Spouse / Partner Evelyn Shear
              b. 26 Sep 1925, Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 4 Dec 2007, Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married Abt 1954 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Living
    Married: 1x2. Living
    Last Modified 25 Dec 2012 
    Family ID F2594  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Sources 
    1. [S579] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, 24 Jan 2012.
      Name: Jacob Zarr
      Born: 21 Jul 1925
      Died: 24 Jan 2012
      State (Year) SSN issued: Massachusetts (Before 1951)
    2. [S711] United States Obituary Collection, 26 Jan 2012.
      Name of Deceased: Jacob Zarr
      Gender: Male
      Death Date: 24 Jan 2012
      Obituary Date: 26 Jan 2012
      Newspaper Location: Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
      Birth Place: Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
      Spouse's Name: Evelyn Shear Zarr
      Parents' Names: Abraham and Sonia (Berolfsky) Zarr and
      Childrens' Names: Ronda wife
      Siblings' Names: Benjamin and James Zarr; Joseph Zarr of Worcester and Florida
      Military: veteran
    3. [S806] Find a Grave, (http://www.findagrave.com/) (Reliability: 2), 27 Jan 2012.
      Birth: Jul. 21, 1925
      Worcester
      Worcester County
      Massachusetts, USA
      Death: Jan. 24, 2012
      Worcester
      Worcester County
      Massachusetts, USA
      Family links:
      Parents:
      Abraham Zarr (1888 - 1970)
      Sarah Berolski Zarr (1891 - 1981)
      Spouse:
      Evelyn M. Shear Zarr (1925 - 2007)

      Burial:
      Chevra Kadisha Cemetery
      Leicester
      Worcester County
      Massachusetts, USA
      Created by: Ruth-Ellen Burack Flanag...
      Record added: Jan 27, 2012
      Find A Grave Memorial# 84065306