Lois H. Shapiro of Dallas died April 20, 2012. Born in Newark, she lived in West Orange prior to moving to Dallas in 1979.
Mrs. Shapiro worked for many years as a registered nurse. She also directed the North Jersey Blood Bank.
She graduated from Newark Beth Israel Hospital School of Nursing and then completed the Graduate Nurse Curriculum at Rutgers University.
She was involved in many organizations, including ORT, Chai Havorah, and Jewish War Veterans. She also volunteered at Methodist Richardson Medical Center Auxiliary for 17 years.
Predeceased by her husband, Monroe, she is survived by two daughters, Linda Shapiro-Caddell and Ellen Shapiro, both of Dallas.
Services were held April 22 with arrangements by Sparkman Hillcrest Funeral Home, Dallas. Memorial contributions may be made to Simon Wisenthal Center, 9760 West Pico Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90035-4792.