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HURWITZ (HOROWITZ), Rebecca

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Collection
Saint John Jewish Historical Museum Synagogue Records
Material Format
textual record
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Collection
Saint John Jewish Historical Museum Synagogue Records
Material Format
textual record
Spouse
Louis Hurwitz
Children
4 sons
Additional Family
4 brothers, 6 sisters
Date of Birth
1889
Date of Death
August 6, 1943
Place Where Deceased
New Brunswick, Canada
Place of Residence
Saint John
Cemetery
Shaarei Zedek Cemetery
Age at Time of Death
54 years
Notes
OBITUARIES: Evening Times Globe, August 9, 1943 Hurwitz - At the Saint John General Hospital on Aug. 6, 1943 Rebecca Hurwitz, wife of Louis Hurwitz, 656 Main St. leaving to mourn her husband, four sons, six sisters, and four brothers. Funeral was held from Chamberlain’s Funeral Parlors on Sunday morning Aug. 8, at 11 o’clock. Interment was in the Hebrew plot in Fernhill Cemetery. Gravestone reference code(s): JM 998.61.55.
Record Source
SJJHM Cemetery and Obituary Records
Fonds No.
SJJHM-S
File No.
470
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Repository
Saint John Jewish Historical Museum
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JACOBSON, Rebecca Nancy (Epstein)

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Collection
Saint John Jewish Historical Museum Synagogue Records
Material Format
textual record
Archival / Genealogical
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Collection
Saint John Jewish Historical Museum Synagogue Records
Material Format
textual record
Name of Father
John Epstein
Spouse
Jacob Jacobson
Additional Family
2 sisters - Doreen Epstein, Goldie Budovitch
Date of Birth
September 1, 1912
Date of Death
March 11, 1988
Place Where Deceased
New Brunswick, Canada
Place of Residence
Saint John
Cemetery
Shaarei Zedek Cemetery
Age at Time of Death
75 years
Notes
OBITUARIES: Evening Times Globe, March 11, 1988 Rebecca N. Jacobson of 22 Parklawn Court, widow of Jacob Jacobson, died at her home on Friday, March 11, after a brief illness. Born in Saint John, she was a daughter of the late John and Bessie Epstein. Educated in Saint John, she worked for Hope Grant Insurance Ltd. For 49 years and was honored by her employer with a reception on her retirement two years ago. She was involved in various community and religious organizations including the Saint John Art Council, New Brunswick Museum, Saint John Symphony, the Insurance Women’s Association, Shaarei Zedek Synagogue, Henrietta Szold Chapter of Hadassah-WIZO, Sisterhood Congregation Shaarei Zedek, Jewish Community Players, Shomer Club and the Saint John Jewish Historical Museum. She is survived two sisters, Doreen Epstein and Fran Babineau, both of Saint John; and three nieces, Barbara Joan Gross of Toronto, Brenda Louise Budovitch of Fairfield, N.J., and Revie Janice Walman of Kitchener, Ont. Funeral services were held at Castle Funeral Home, 91 Leinster Street and interment took place at Shaarei Zedek Cemetery. Donations to Rebecca Jacobson’s name can be made to the Hadassah WIZO Organization of Canada. The Evening Times Globe Friday, March 11, 1988 JACOBSON – At her residence, on March 11, 1988, Rebecca Nancy Jacobson of 22 Park Lawn Court, Saint John, widow of Jacob Jacobson, daughter of the late John and Bessie Epstein; survived by her two sisters, Doreen Epstein, and Sarah Frances Babineau, both at home, three nieces. Resting at Castle Funeral Home (Hillsley) 91 Leinster Street, from where the funeral will be held today with service at 4 p.m. Interment in Shaarei Zedek Cemetery. Donations to the Hadassah WIZO Organization by calling Mrs. Bernetta Guss, 652-3491, would be appreciated by the family. Gravestone reference code(s): JM 998.61.342. Memorial plaque in synagogue: Samuel Meltzer - A4.
Record Source
SJJHM Cemetery and Obituary Records
Fonds No.
SJJHM-S
File No.
527
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Repository
Saint John Jewish Historical Museum
Images
Less detail
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