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Pvt Maurice R. Schur

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Pvt Maurice R. Schur

  • Birth 1910 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA
  • Death 12 Sep 1944 Belgium
  • Burial Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA
  • Memorial ID 95959174

Pvt. Maurice R. SCHUR was born in 1910 in Cleveland, Ohio, the son of Benjamin "Ben" SCHUR and Yetta WOLMAN /WOLDMAN / WOLLMAN. He died September 12 1944 at age 34 in Belgium during WW2, a resident of 603 E. 106th Street, Cleveland.

He was living at 12332 Tuscora Ave., Cleveland when he was married at age 25 by Rabbi Paley on October 30, 1935 in Cuyahoga county, Ohio, to Emma Goldstein Rabinowitz, a widow age 25. She was born 1910 in Cleveland, the daughter of Philip Goldstein and Yetta Sedetsky.

Emma 1st had married Nov. 9, 1930 in Cuyahoga county, Ohio, Jack RABINOWITZ (aka ROBINS). He died suddenly, Saturday, July 16, 1932 in an auto accident in Warren, PA. Jack was the son of Bernard Rabinowitz and Yetta Rose and the brother of Bertha RABINOWITZ.

After Maurice's death, Emma married again in 1957-1958.

* Mrs. Sally (Louis P.) MOSS born Dec 22, 1904 in Cleveland died April 30, 2001 in a Beachwood, OH nursing home, age 96, widowed; attended 5+ years of college
* Mrs. Florence (Henry J.) ORGEL born Jan. 7, 1915 in Cleveland, died July 21, 1992 at home in Canton, Stark co. Ohio, age 77; attended 2 years of college
* Frank Morris SCHUR born March, 14, 1900 in NY, died May 2, 1958 in Lutheran Medical Center, Cleveland, age 58; husband of Lena
* Anna SCHUR born 1913 in Ohio, died March 21, 1926 in Cuyahoga -about age 13.

MAURICE'S PARENTS: Benjamin SCHUR born July 1881 in Russia, died Sunday, June 22, 1941 in Cleveland at age 60 (the brother of Nathan and Max who died in Calif.; Abe (Abel) of Boulder Dam, Nevada, and William Howard SCHUR who died at age 39 in Cleveland). Yetta SCHUR of Shaker Heights, born 1880 in Russia, died March 14, 1972 in Mt Sinai Medical Cemter, Cleveland at age 91 and was buried in Park Synagogue Cemetery.

Maurice's funeral was Sunday, Nov 16, 1947 by the Cuyahoga County Jewish War Veterans and Rabbi Armond E. Cohen at the Berkowitz & Sons Funeral Chapel. 818 E. 105th Street, Cleveland. He was buried in the Cleveland Jewish Center Cemetery. Emma's husband, Jack RABINOWITZ /ROBINS' funeral was Sunday July 17, 1932 at Berkowitz Chapel, 818 E. 105th St, Cleveland with burial in New York City.

Sources: Cleveland Necrology File, Reels #072, #069, #066, #154; Ohio Death Records; Census Records; U.S. WW I Draft Registration Cards; etc.

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  • Created by: Mary K. Ward
  • Added: 26 Aug 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 95959174
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Maurice R. Schur (1910–12 Sep 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 95959174, citing Lansing Cemetery, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Mary K. Ward (contributor 46603498) .