Maurice Shenkier

Funeral Service: Friday, December 23, 2016 at 12:00 PM
Paperman & Sons
Shiva: Friday, December 23, 2016 to
Thursday, December 29, 2016

Shiva at his home.
Cemetery: Eternal Gardens Cemetery
Donations: Contributions in Maurice’s memory may be made to the charity of your choice.

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44 Condolences

Lorna Rosenstein - 20 days ago

Dear Tamara and Elisa, My deepest condolences on the passing of your dad. I have very fond memories of him. I'm thinking of you during this difficult time. Love, Lorna

Marilyn Kaiser - 20 days ago

Dear Tammy, Elisa and families. My sincere sympathy on the loss of your dear father/grandfather. He was a fun loving, warm , caring and special man. I hope that the good memories that you have of him will help to sustain you at this difficult time. Fondly, Marilyn Kaiser

Barbara & Gerald Rainville - 21 days ago

"Dear Tammy & Elisa, sorry to hear about your father. Maurice & Edna were very good friends for many years and we had a lot of good times together. They are sorely missed."

Simon Bensimon - 21 days ago

Dear Elisa. Please accept my sincere condolences. I have very fond memories of your dad, his dry wit and love of life. Best, Simon

Lynn Delmar - 23 days ago

Dear Tamara, Elisa, Joyce and Seymour, Phyllis, and all the extended family. I was saddened to hear of Maurice's sudden passing. Please accept my heartfelt condolences. May his beloved memory be of comfort to you at this difficult time. Lynn Delmar and family

Lewis Gitelman - 23 days ago

Dear Tamara and Elisa, please accept my deepest heartfelt sympathies on the sudden loss of your father. Maurice, Edna and your family were a significant part of my parents' and our lives. I will always remember how my father and Maurice would recount their outings, particularly their conversations in Yiddish which they saved for movie lines, crowded elevators or restaurants.

Lynne and Gerry Roiter - 23 days ago

We were out of town when we heard the news so were not able to attend the funeral, but our thoughts were with all of you. Maurice's optimism, great sense of humour and wit will never be forgotten. Our sincere condolences on the loss of a. very special person.. Lynne & Gerry

H.Roiter - 23 days ago

To the Shenkier Family , we share in your Great loss and sorrow . Maurice was wonderful man , his optimism and joie de vivre left a big impression on all who knew him . Howard and Hilda

Jason Ruby - 24 days ago

Our sincerest condolences on the passing of Maurice. We met him years ago on a tour of Eastern Europe.He was the most popular person on the bus. He entertained with his wit and was so knowledgeable about the places we visited. All were very impressed with his language skills .We continued the friendship after the trip. He was a special person and will be missed Frima andJason Ruby

Ulli & Maurice Elia - 24 days ago

Dear Elisa and Tamara. We're very sorry for your loss. When we think of Maurice, we see him reading comfortably on his front porch on Lyndale. He was always ready for a friendly chat. May the good memories of your dad be a comfort to you.

Monique Elkaim-Levy - 24 days ago

Tout un choc. Simone je t'appelais pour avoir des nouvelles de Maurice et tu m'annonces son décès. Toutes mes condoléances et beaucoup de courage dans cette rude épreuve. Amitié.

john margolis - 25 days ago

Sincerest condolences. Maurice was a wonderful man. A 1944 Serpa Pinto colleague.

Linda & Harvey Lechter - 25 days ago

Dear Simone and families, sincere condolences on your loss. May you know of no more sorrows. Our thoughts are with you.

Sharon Trachtenberg - 25 days ago

I knew Maurice from le sanctuaire , I was a member for many years. and he always was really kind to me. That is what i will always remember about him. He always used to sit out on the terrace in the summer time, and was friendly to everyone. Too bad , there are not more people like him.

Michael Davis - 25 days ago

Dear Joyce, Seymour, Phyllis and other family members, Going back decades to our youth, I well remember the bygone era of Louise and Edna of blessed memories and now Maurice, with his wonderful sense of humour is going to meet them. I have fond memories of all and wish to express my sincere condolences on the passing of Maurice. Sincerely Michael Davis

Linda & jack Boidman - 25 days ago

Dear Simone, Tamara , Elise, Joyce , Seymour, Phyllis Our heartful condolences on the passing of Maurice. We will cherish our wonderful memories of him. Sincerely Linda and Jack

Darren Boidman - 25 days ago

Tamara and Elisa, Extending our deepest sincerity and condolences on your loss. Audrey and I are so sorry. I will always remember his smile and snickers. Much love to your respective extended families. Darren Boidman and Audrey Wexler

Mark Boidman - 25 days ago

Dear Tamara and Elisa, My deepest sympathies. Lots of memories of Maurice and Edna from my youth. Hope to see you one day soon. Mark Boidman

Merle Wolofsky - 25 days ago

Dear Elisa My sincere sympathy to you and your family. It was always so heartwarming to be witness the warmth, humor and love he shared with your mom . Our whole office would smile when he called or visited. May his memory be a blessing to you and your family. Merle

Rhoda and Morty Green - 25 days ago

Deafoirtunatelyr Tamara and Elisa, just opened my email and was shocked to read about the passing of your Dad. So many memories came flooding through my mind.Times spent with you guys and your Mom.Know that you have wonderful memories to keep you going during this difficult time.We are going visiting this week so unfortunately will not be able to visit at the shiva. Rhoda and Morty Green

PHI SILVERS - 25 days ago

Dear Simone,Tamara ,Elise and family. Words can not express our shock when we read this morning of Maurice's sudden passing. Maurice and I were friends since high school. We always enjoyed each others company whenever we met and there was no lack of humor between us. We will all miss him. Maurice, mon ami, rest in peace. Phil& Shirley

Amy, Damien and family - 25 days ago

Dear Elise and Tamara, we are so sorry for your loss. Elisa, we love you. We are with you in heart and spirit.

Karen Meerovitch - 25 days ago

Dear Tamara and Elisa, please accept my deepest condolences. I will always remember Maurice and his wonderful sense of humour and loving kindness. Growing up with your family is a cherished memory of mine and he will be greatly missed. Much love Karen

Diane Sigouin-Daniel - 25 days ago

Chère Elisa, Quelle triste nouvelle! J’aimerais t’offrir mon affection et mes plus sincères condoléances à toi et ta famille.

Erin MacLeod - 25 days ago

As a friend of Elisa, please accept my heartfelt sympathies for your loss. My thoughts, Elisa, are with you and your family during this difficult time. Much love.

Rena& Eddy Entus - 25 days ago

Maurice was granted "life". He lived it his way. May he rest in peace and be the one to look after his beloved family from his there. Our sympathy on your loss.

Rogozinsky, Abe & Barbara - 25 days ago

Dear Simone. Our deepest condolences on the passing of Maurice. We were truly shocked. Sorry we are away and cannot comfort you at this time. We always enjoyed being with him . May his memory be a blessing . Barbara & Abe.

Guylaine Sigouin - 25 days ago

Mes sincères condoléances à toi Elisa, un amie que j'adore ainsi qu'a toute ta famille.

Annie Young - 25 days ago

My deepest sympathy to the family.

Victor Salem and Linda Waserman Salem - 25 days ago

Dear Simone and Family: As neighbours for a few years we got to know Maurice quite well and are sad to hear of his demise. Please accept our deepest sympathies on our behalf. We will miss his sense of humour. May your memories lift you at these sad times and may you have no more sorrow. Linda and Victor

Michael Litwin - 25 days ago

My heart goes out to Maurice's family and loved ones. We all knew Maurice for what he was. His brand of humour and way of looking at life and the world around him was quite unique. He will be sadly missed.

mildred & jerry kowarsky - 25 days ago

so sorry to hear of mautice's passing. you should know of no further sorrow. you were a wonderful wife and he was very lucky. we are out of town now so we would not be able to go to the funeral nor the shiva. take good care of yourself. fondly mildred and jerry.

Rosalie and Shelly Tager - 25 days ago

Dear Tamara, Elisa and Family Shelly and I are saddened that Maurice Your dear Father has passed away We have many many fond memories Rosalie and Shelly

norma halpert - 25 days ago

dear simone my deepest condolences on your sad loss of Maurice. sincerely norma

sandra meerovitch - 25 days ago

Dear Tammy and Elisa. I am beyond saddened to hear of your fathers passing. Maurice and Edna were close friends of my parents, as well, we grew up together. My mother ,sister and I often reminisce about your parents. Now, Maurice, and Edna are fond memories for us all. My sincere condolences to the whole family. Sandra Meerovith.

Howie Birenbaum - 25 days ago

I grew up with Maurice, he included me in alot of his adventures. I will miss him. Tamara and Elisa I'm soo sorry for your loss.

Joanne Jonas-McRae - 25 days ago

My condolenrces, very sorry for your loss . I remember your dad well from the baily rd days. Joanne

Josy Benoualid - 25 days ago

Chére Simone et famille, Recevez mes trés sincéres condoléances pour la perte de cet homme que j'appréciais sincérement. Toujours égal a lui même, discret et pourtant tellemnt à la pointe de l'actualité. Courage.

Elaine & Elliot Melamed - 26 days ago

Dear Simone and the whole Shenkier family, please accept our condolences on the passing of such a kind and charming man. BDH.

Lois Lieff - 26 days ago

Dear Elisa, Deepest sympathy to you and your family on the passing of your dear father. May you be comforted among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem. Snookie Lieff

Atie - 26 days ago

Both Mom and Dad called me immediately. His memory absolutely lives on. Hugs and kisses in person tomorrow xo

Morley Faber - 26 days ago

A character -- rare and enigmatic. Every meeting I had with Maurice was memorable in some way. His energy will be missed. My condolences to all who share in his loss. Morley

Judith Rudd - 26 days ago

Elisa and Sacha-Léo, it is with a heavy heart I send love, respect and my heartfelt condolences to you and your family. Let it be known that both of you have such generous kind and loving dispositions, I am sure that Mr. Shenkier was very proud of all you accomplished, all that you have become and all you will continue to give to your friends family and your communities. You are not alone and know that we walk with you always. Love Judith Rudd

Ken Wong - 26 days ago

Dear Tami and Elisa: please accept my deepest condolences to you and your families at this time. I have fond, fond memories of all of us and especially of Maurice and Edna growing up on our street and neighborhood. We had a lot of fun times, great memories and your Dad was truly a memorable gentleman. Take comfort at this time.