Jean (Meadvin) Shapess
Born 1911 in Russia RU
Died 11/25/2008 in Plantation, FL

November 25, 2008 Jean Meadvin Shapess, 97, died Tuesday in Plantation, FL. Born in Russia, Jean moved to Syracuse from Brooklyn in the 1940s where she met and married Jesse H. Meadvin. Jean was a former member of Temple Beth El where she was an active member of the congregation and the sisterhood. She was also a dedicated member of B\'nai Brith. Jean was predeceased by her husband, Jesse H. Meadvin; and her second husband, Maurice Shapess. Survived by her son, Michael M. (Meryl Novor) Meadvin; her stepsons, Mel, Robert, and Irving Shapess; her grandchildren, Joanna B., David R., Jessie C. and Lee A. Meadvin, and Gabrielle, Bryan, and Seth Shapess. Contributions may be made to Syracuse Jewish Federation. Funeral services will be Graveside, at 9:30 a.m. Friday in Beth El Cemetery. Sisskind Funeral Service LLC 3175 E. Genesee St. 446-4848
Published Syracuse Post Standard on Nov. 26, 2008
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