Ruth (Winick) Shapiro, 87, of Newton, MA passed away peacefully at her home Oct 9, 2018.Beloved wife and best friend of Frederick Shapiro for 63 years. Devoted mother of Audrey & Mark Robinson, and Janet & Ralph Feinberg. Proud grandmother of Andrew, Michael and Jordan. Born and raised in Dorchester, Ruth was the loving daughter of the late Al and the late Ida (Lesser) Winick, and devoted sister of the late Josephine Hurwitz. Caring Auntie Ruthie of 5 beautiful nieces and their loving families. Ruth and Fred were founding members of Temple Beth Avodah in Newton and gave unselfishly to help to build their temple community. Ruth worked tirelessly at their family business side by side with her partners Fred and Janet for the past 40 years. She and Fred shared and enjoyed their travels around the globe with many dear friends. Funeral services will be private. Shiva at her late residence Thursday Oct 11 from 6 pm to 9 pm (minyan at 7pm) and Friday oct 12 1:00 pm through Sundown. In Lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to Temple Beth Avodah of Newton, Music Fund or the Lung Cancer Foundation of America.
Directions to The Shapiro residence : Take Wiswall Rd off Dedham St. Take the fourth Left (P Roadway).
27 Nightingale Path is on the right.