Muriel Shapiro
Born 1921 in Wilkes Barr, PA
Died 4/3/2015 in Syracuse, NY

Muriel Shapiro, 94, died Wednesday at Community General Hospital after a brief illness. Born in Wilkes Barre, she lived most of her life in Detroit with her family. Muriel was the executive secretary to the President of American Savings of Detroit until retiring. She was an active volunteer with Hadassah, and the Jewish Federation during her working years. She loved to dance, play golf, and entertain. Muriel retired to Florida and had a wonderful life there. In 2006 she decided to move to Syracuse to be closer to her family.
She was predeceased by her sister, Josephine Weiner. Her family includes her son, Owen (Christine); her grandchildren, Ari (Leslie) Shapiro, and Jenna (Deroy) Perazza; her great-grandchildren, Isadora, Luco, and Naim; her niece, Marilyn (Harvey) Beim; and her nephew, Jack (John Murphy) Rosenberg.
Date of Death: April 1, 2015

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Sisskind Funeral Chapel. Friends may visit with the family from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral Chapel, 3175 E. Genesee Street. Burial will be in Frumah Packard Cemetery.
Contributions in Muriels memory may be made to The Syracuse International Film Festival to benefit "Muriels Musicals"
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