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Memorable Manitobans: Fay Schwartz (?-2001)

Community activist.

Born in Germany, she was a Girl Guide leader with the Shaarey Zedek Synagogue, and later in life spent several months a year in Israel with the CAARI program of the Jewish National Fund. There she worked as a volunteer on kibbutzim and elsewhere. She died on 29 November 2001.


Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 30 November 2001, page, 42.

This page was prepared by Kris Keen.

Page revised: 31 January 2016

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