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Ellin Lois Dwares


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Ellin Lois Dwares

AGE: 81 • Wilmington

Ellin passed away peacefully on April 21, 2017.

Born in New York City on January 15, 1936, she was the daughter of the late Gertrude (Cohen) and Harry Rudman. Her early life was spent in Allentown, PA. She and Leonard, her beloved husband of six weeks short of 60 years, met at Boston University and got married one week after she graduated. After her children were older, she went back to work, and she was the office manager of her husband's office for 18 years until the office was sold. After that, she was a receptionist for a local brokerage office.

Her greatest joy in life was being a wife, mother, mother-in law, and grandmother. She was a loving mother to Rachel (Robert Shanfeldt) and David (Susan Kaminsky) and grandmother to Ethan, Jonah, and Anna Dwares and Matthew and Jeffrey Shanfeldt. She was predeceased by her father and mother and is survived by her loving husband, children, grandchildren, and her sister, Marilyn (David) Welsch.

Funeral services will be at 2:30pm, Sunday, April 23, 2017 at the Jewish Community Cemetery, 401 Foulk Road, Wilmington, DE 19803. Shiva will be held approximately 4:30 pm, Sunday, April 23 at Congregation Beth Shalom, 1801 Baynard Boulevard, Wilmington, DE 19802. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests a contribution to .

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Published in The News Journal on Apr. 23, 2017
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