SHAPIRO, Marcia E. (Shubow) of Canton, MA passed away peacefully on May 17, 2017.† Beloved wife of Alan R. Shapiro of 60 years.† Devoted daughter of the late Abraham S. & Charlotte B. (Resh) Shubow.† Loving mother of Richard Shapiro & his wife Heather of Arlington, Melissa Ciotoli & her partner Donald Fries of CT, Neil Shapiro & his wife Julie of NY and the late Janet Shapiro Mustin.† Dear mother-in-law to Stewart Mustin. Cherished grandmother of 9 grandchildren and dear sister of the late Miriam Burtman. Marcia was born in Massachusetts, and raised all over the country until settling in Winthrop, where she met Alan, her lifelong partner. Marcia was a devoted at-home mother to her 4 children for 18 years. During this time, she attained her lifelong dream of obtaining her Bachelorís Degree, graduating 1st in her class at Stonehill Evening College. Building upon her years of volunteerism, she began a new career when her youngest entered school, rising to become a regional VP at the American Cancer Society until her retirement in 2004. She mentored and advised many, who will miss her wise advice and supportive counsel, especially her family and friends. Services at Schlossberg Solomon Memorial Chapel, 824 Washington St., Canton on Wednesday, May 24th at 12 Noon.† Interment will follow at Sharon Memorial Park. Memorial observance immediately following at Orchard Cove from 2-5pm.† In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society Massachusetts, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701-1800 or www.Cancer.org.
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