Doris E. (Dorrie) Shapiro of Feasterville-Trevose, formerly of Wilkes-Barre, died Wednesday evening, Feb. 5, 2014, at The Arbors at Buck Run.
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Born in Pittston, daughter of the late Herman and Belle Biederman Eisen, Dorrie graduated from Mount Sinai Hospital, New York City, and Wilkes College.
She worked as a registered nurse for the American Red Cross.
Dorrie was on the board of the Jewish Family Services and volunteered for many Jewish organizations.
She was a member of Temple B'nai B'rith, Hadassah, and other civic and religious organizations.
Dorrie was preceded in death by her loving husband, Selig Shapiro, and sister, Hilma Slavin Brown.
She is survived by her sons, Dr. Steven Shapiro (Ruth), Kansas City; Larry Shapiro (Jacki), Philadelphia; and Cantor Henry Shapiro, Pittsburgh; one granddaughter; three grandson, her sister, Sally Basch, Philadelphia; and many other loving extended family members and friends.
The funeral service will be held at noon Friday at Rosenberg Funeral Chapel, 348 S. River St., Wilkes-Barre.
Interment will follow at Temple Israel Cemetery, Swoyersville.
Shiva will be observed locally Friday, following the funeral, at 94 E. Walnut St., Kingston.
Memorial contributions may be made to Jewish Family Services, 71 W. Northampton St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701, or the
Visit www.rosenbergfuneralchapel.com for more information.
Published in Citizens' Voice from Feb. 6 to Feb. 7, 2014