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Dr. Morris William Greenspan

Dr. Morris William Greenspan[1]

Male 1909 - 2002  (92 years)

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  • Name Morris William Greenspan 
    Title Dr. 
    Nickname Bill 
    Born 16 Dec 1909  Austria Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1929  New York, NY, US Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 2001  231 W Madison St., Ottawa, IL, US Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 6 Sep 2002  Ottawa, IL, US Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 2007  1 McKnight Place, St. Louis, MO, US Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Bethel Jewish Cemetery, Ottawa, LaSalle, IL, US Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1990  Smithwick Family Tree | Goldman Family
    Last Modified 13 May 2018 

    Father Joseph Greenspan 
    Mother Genie (Gittel) Faller,   b. 23 Mar 1879, Łaka, Sambor, Poland (now Luka, Lviv, Ukraine) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1976  (Age 96 years) 
    Family ID F685  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Edith Polansky,   b. 15 Mar 1918, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 2009, St. Louis, IL, US Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)  [2
    Married 26 Jun 1947 
    Children 
    +1. J.R. Greenspan
    +2. B. Greenspan
     3. S.C. Greenspan
    Last Modified 1 Oct 2016 15:09:38 
    Family ID F686  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2001 - 231 W Madison St., Ottawa, IL, US Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2007 - 1 McKnight Place, St. Louis, MO, US Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bethel Jewish Cemetery, Ottawa, LaSalle, IL, US Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Bill Greenspan
    Bill Greenspan

  • Sources 
    1. [S10] Social Security Death Index, (FamilySearch.org), https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JBGC-T44.

    2. [S193] Obituary - Edith Polansky, (MyWebTimes.com), http://www.mywebtimes.com/obituaries/edith-polansky-greenspan/article_062c0ed3-2dbf-5b3f-8000-353ff4fafe10.html.
      Edith (Polansky) Greenspan 1918-2009
      Dec 10, 2009

      ST. LOUIS ? Edith Greenspan, 91, of St. Louis, formerly of Ottawa, died Tuesday evening, Dec. 8, at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis.

      Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Mueller Funeral Home in Ottawa with Rabbi Shlomo Wing officiating. Burial will be in the Ottawa Jewish Cemetery.

      Mrs. Greenspan was born March 15, 1918, in Russia, to Joseph and Rose (Levy) Polansky. She married Dr. M. William Greenspan on June 26, 1947, in New York City. He died Sept. 6, 2002.

      She was educated in New York City. She was a legal secretary in Miami, Fla., and an office manager for Dr. M. William Greenspan and Richard J. Gelbuda Optometry in Ottawa. She was involved in many charitable Jewish and civic organizations in Ottawa. She was a life-long member of Hadassah and Temple B'nai Moshe in La Salle.

      She is survived by her children, Dr. Joel R. (Allison) Greenspan of Atlanta, Ga., Beatrice G. (Dr. Bernard L.) Shore of St. Louis and Sally C. Greenspan of Pueblo, Colo.; nine grandchildren, Adam (Mechelle), Sasha, Jesse and Sara Greenspan, Molly (David) Kulinsky, Jenny (William) Butler and Liza (fiance Michael Gaertner), Julie and Daniel Shore; one great-grandson, Max Kulinsky; one brother, Randy (the late Hannah) Polansky; and one sister-in-law, Eunice Jaffe of Atlanta.

      Memorials may be directed to Temple B'nai Moshe, P.O. Box 112, Granville, IL 61326 or Community Food Basket, P.O. Box 2386, Ottawa or to the donor's choice.

      The online guestbook may be viewed and remembrances shared at www.MuellerFH.com.

      Mueller Funeral Home
      800 First Ave., Ottawa, IL 61350
      815-434-4433 www.MuellerFH.com