Marilyn Abramsky  ‎(I0606)‎
Name:
Marilyn Abramsky
Married Name: Marilyn Raphael

Gender: FemaleFemale
      

Birth: 20 October 1935 Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Age: 82 years

Personal Facts and Details
Birth 20 October 1935 Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Marriage 11 September 1955 ‎(Age 19)‎ Bert Raphael - Kingston, Ontario, Canada

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Parents Family  (F191)
Samuel Abramsky ‎(1)‎
1900 - 1951
Eleanor Meltzer
1911 - 1980
Marilyn Abramsky
1935 -
Parents Family  (F312)
Samuel Abramsky
1900 - 1951
Eleanor Meltzer
1911 - 1980
Marilyn Abramsky
1935 -

Immediate Family  (F192)
Bert Raphael
1933 -
Sheree Raphael
1956 -
Mark Raphael
1962 -
Lisa Raphael
1964 -


Notes

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Marilyn joined Young Judaea. She attended McMaster University where she met Bert Raphael, from Hamilton who had been called , in his youth, the best Jewish basketball player in Canada. They married and settled in Toronto.


Marilyn works as a fashion consultant three days a week, teaches English in an adult illiteracy class and is a member of the Group of thirty-five for Soviet Jewry. She has been vice-president of the Reena Foundation. ‎(Reena means 'joy')‎

Bert is a lawyer, a Queen's Counsel . He is chairman of Lawyers and Jurists for Soviet Jewry and President of the Advocates Society. He also is involved with the Reena Foundation.

Of their children, Sheree presently lives in a Reena group home in Toronto having spent 12 years in an institution in Orillia. Reena means "joy" and is a non-sectarian organisation founded on Jewish precepts. She is able to live independently with three other women and work in a sheltered environment.

Mark is majoring in Sociology at York University, following which he hopes to practice law. He is a disc jockey and works as a security guard for the Toronto Blue Jays in his spare time!

Lisa studies political science at York. During the summer she works at the Forest Valley Day Camp.

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Family with Parents
Father
Samuel Abramsky ‎(1)‎ ‎(I0213)‎
Birth 18 December 1900 43 28 Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Death 4 November 1951 ‎(Age 50)‎ Oompah, Ontario, Canada
11 years
Mother
 
Eleanor Meltzer ‎(I0943)‎
Birth 30 July 1911 Boston, Mass.
Death April 1980 ‎(Age 68)‎

Marriage: 18 October 1933 -- New York City
2 years
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Marilyn Abramsky ‎(I0606)‎
Birth 20 October 1935 Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Family with Parents
Father
Samuel Abramsky ‎(I0211)‎
Birth 18 December 1900 Kingston, Ontario
Death 11 April 1951 ‎(Age 50)‎ Ompah, Ontario
11 years
Mother
 
Eleanor Meltzer ‎(I0943)‎
Birth 30 July 1911 Boston, Mass.
Death April 1980 ‎(Age 68)‎

Marriage: 18 October 1933 -- New York City
2 years
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Marilyn Abramsky ‎(I0606)‎
Birth 20 October 1935 Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Family with Bert Raphael
Husband
Bert Raphael ‎(I0607)‎
Birth 3 November 1933 Hamilton, Ontario
2 years

 
Marilyn Abramsky ‎(I0606)‎
Birth 20 October 1935 Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Marriage: 11 September 1955 -- Kingston, Ontario, Canada
7 months
#1
Daughter
Sheree Raphael ‎(I0608)‎
Birth 14 April 1956 22 20 Toronto, Ontario
6 years
#2
Son
Mark Raphael ‎(I0609)‎
Birth 26 August 1962 28 26 Toronto, Ontario
2 years
#3
Daughter
Lisa Raphael ‎(I0610)‎
Birth 31 December 1964 31 29 Toronto, Ontario