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Florence Fay Stratton KURLANSKY

1916 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
Florence Fay Stratton KURLANSKY Obituary
KURLANSKY, Florence Fay Stratton 97, of Manchester, NH, passed away March 22, 2014. She was born June 20, 1916 in Manchester, daughter of Israel and Pearl (Tatelman) Stratton. After graduating high school in Manchester, she moved to Boston where she was employed by Filenes, spending some time as a model for the store. She married Robert J. Kurlansky in Boston in 1941, and soon after moved back to Manchester to begin their family. Fay was a member of Temple Adath Yeshurun. Fay was predeceased by her husband, Robert J. Kurlansky; sons, Arthur S. Kurlansky and Howard Kurlansky; sister, Mildred Burstein; and brother Alan Stratton. Family includes her only grandson, Robert A. Kurlansky and wife Holly; a great- grandson, Robert P. Kurlansky; daughter-in-law, Colleen Kurlansky and husband Robert Harrington; nieces Elizabeth Anderson of WA; and Margaret Shlasko of NY; and nephews Charles Stratton and Douglas Stratton of FL. Services: There will be no calling hours. A graveside service will be held Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Manchester Hebrew Cemetery, South Beech Street, Manchester, NH. Memorial donations may be made to Temple Adath Yeshurun, 152 Prospect Street, Manchester, NH 03104. Please visit to sign the online guest book.
Published in The Boston Globe on Mar. 24, 2014
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