Hinda Ehrshorn Shapiro

Birth: May 24, 1893 in Belarus

Death: December 21, 1988 (age 83) in Victoria, B.C.

Burial: Congregation Emanu-El Cemetery, Victoria, Capital Regional District, British Columbia, Canada

Biography:
She was born in Pruzhany (Belarusian: Пружа́ны, [pruˈʐanɨ]; Russian: Пружаны, Polish: Prużany, Yiddish: פרוזשענע‎ Pruzhene), a town in Brest Voblast, Belarus. At the time of her birth it was in Russia.

Gravesite Details: Row D – Plot 54

Inscription:
פּ״נ (Here lies)
HINDA BERNICE
SHAPIRO LEVITZ
Pruzeny Russia PACKFORD
Hinda b. Yitzchak v’Mindel Hebrew Name
ת נ צ ב ה
abbreviation for Biblical quote: “May her soul be bound up in the bond of eternal life.”

Family Members:

  • Children
    • Bernice Levitz Packford (1915–2010)
    • Goldie Levitz Gardner (1918–1996)
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