Ruth Schnur

Ruth Schnur

Ruth Shankman Schnur, 97, of Princeton died May 13, 2016. Born in Trenton, she lived in the same residence there until 1985.

Mrs. Schnur graduated from Elmira College and attended Columbia University School of Social Work. 

She was active in many religious and civic organizations, including the Trenton Public Library, Womanspace, Abrams Hebrew Academy, and Adath Israel Congregation. 

Predeceased by her husband, Bernard M., she is survived by three sons, Stephen, Ronald (Sandra Sussman), and Daniel (William Merriman); his daughter, Susan (Len Fishman); a sister, Irene Shankman Linder; two grandchildren; and a great-grandson.

Services were held May 15 with arrangements by Orland’s Ewing Memorial Chapel, Ewing. Memorial contributions may be made to Abrams Hebrew Academy, Yardley, Pa.; or Womanspace, Lawrenceville.

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