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521 West Main St
NORTH ADAMS, MA 01247
Phone: (413) 663-6523
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Jay Shapiro

Jay Gordon Shapiro

Tuesday, March 27th, 1945 - Thursday, October 3rd, 2019
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Obituary

Jay Gordon Shapiro, 74 of Port St. Lucie, FL died Thursday October 3, 2019 at his home. He was a member of Congregation Beth Israel in North Adams, MA.

Jay was born in Pittsfield, MA on March 27, 1945 son of Eli and Lee (Samuels) Shapiro. He attended North Adams schools and graduated from Drury High School. Upon graduating from UMass, Jay served in the US Army Reserve, then moved on to Traveler's Insurance Company in Hartford, CT. After several years as an actuary, he then pursued his dream of owning his own bar and restaurant, Mother Shapiro's, in Killington, VT. Upon retirement he moved to Florida.
His wife of 24 years, Sheila Nancy (Cohen) Shapiro, predeceased him by just 6 months. Jay is survived by his sisters, Miriam Weiner of Windsor, CT and Barbara Winer of Rockville, MD, his brother, Stephen Shapiro of Wading River, NY and several nieces and nephews.

FUNERAL NOTICE: A graveside service for Jay Shapiro will be held on Tuesday October 8, 2019 at 1:30 PM at Beth Israel Cemetery in Clarksburg, MA. Memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project at https://www.garysinisefoundation.org/static/gsf_donationform-f465d7e4446879de8aaca1d988fcc9fc.pdf or https://support.woundedwarriorproject.org/default.aspx?tsid=10043&ovr_acv_id=5246 in care of FLYNN & DAGNOLI-MONTAGNA HOME FOR FUNERALS CENTRAL CHAPEL, 74 Marshall St. North Adams, MA 01247. To add to the Book of Memories, please visit www.flynndagnolifuneralhomes.com
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Service Details

  • Service

    Tuesday, October 8th, 2019 | 1:30pm
    When
    Tuesday, October 8th, 2019 1:30pm
    Location
    Beth Israel Cemetery
    Address
    512 Walker St.
    Clarksburg, MA 01247
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    Officiant
    Rabbi Rachel Barenblat
  • Interment

    Location
    Beth Israel Cemetery
    Address
    512 Walker St.
    Clarksburg, MA 01247
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Daryl and Mireille Couture Roy

Posted at 07:53pm
Dear Shapiro Family, Our deepest sympathy on Jay's passing. Our thoughts are with you during this difficult time.

Patricia Kelly

Posted at 07:22pm
I extend my deepest sympathy for the loss of Jay. Within a two week period two of my classmates passed over and both were friends that I have very fond memories of. Jay loved life and loved owning his own restaurant, Mama Shapiro's. If anyone knew how to have fun it was Jay . He lost his wife recently and now they can be joined together in everlasting peace. I extend sympathy to his family during this time of sorrow.
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